This tree has a high respect in Tamil Culture. It is natural, then, to call it a `karpaha` or celestial tree, because all its parts without exception could be used by man.
we strive for responsible and sustainable solutions. We work toward successful integration and – whenever possible – for the fulfilment of the wish to return home.
Following the success of this new method of red onion cultivation theMinistry of Agriculture is now looking at further improving red onion cultivations, with these seedlings in the Jaffna peninsula as well.
jaffna women still Are the reservoirs and transmitters of cultural knowledge In their communities.

Citizen Charter

District Secretary/Government Agent

 

ga

Nagalingam Vethanayahan

View more

News

Feasibility Report on Cashew Cultivation in jaffna Peninsula

03 January 2019
Feasibility Report on Cashew Cultivation in jaffna Peninsula

    The cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale) is a tropical evergreen tree that produces the cashew seed (nut) and the cashew apple. It can grow as high as 14 m (46 ft), but the dwarf cashew, growing up to 6 m (20 ft), has proved more profitable, with earlier maturity and higher yields.  The species is originally native to northeastern Brazil....

National Productivity Awards Results - 2016/2017

10 January 2019

National Productivity Awards Results - 2016/2017  national productivity award competition organized by National Productivity Secretariat introduced in Public Sector, School Sector and Manufacturing & Service Sector across the country. District Secretariat Jaffna has won the second place in the island-wide National Productivity awards for 2016/2017 year under the Public Sector...

71st National day Celebration

07 February 2019
71st National day Celebration

   The 71st National Independence Day.  The 71st National Independence day was celebrated at the venue specially prepared in front of the District secretariat Jaffna. The Government Agent hoisted National flag at 8.45am. Mr.N.Vethanayakan Government Agent, Additional Government Agent, Staff of the District Secretariat, religious dignitaries, three service commanders, students...

ஊடக அறிவித்தல்

08 March 2019

    ஊடக அறிவித்தல்      தேர்தல் ஆணைக்குழு சனநாயகம் தொடர்பாக சமூகக் கருத்தாடலொன்றை ஏற்படுத்துவதற்காக களனி பல்கலைக்கழகத்தின் மக்கள் தொடர்பாடல் பிரிவு மற்றும் கல்வி அமைச்சு ஆகியன இணைந்து சனநாயகம், மக்கள் இறைமை மற்றும் சர்வசன வாக்குரிமை தொடர்பில் மக்களை அறிவுறுத்துவதற்காக “பௌர” (Stories Of Democracy) என்ற பெயரில் குறுந்திரைப்பட விழாவொன்றை ஏற்பாடு செய்துள்மை தொடர்பான கலந்துரையாடல் யாழ் மாவட்ட செயலக செயலக மாநாட்டு மண்டபத்தில்...

Events

February

Prime Minister Visit Venue :  District Secret...

National Productivity Awards Results - 2016/2017

 national productivity award competition organized by National Productivity Secretariat introduced in Public Sector, School Sector and Manufacturing & Service Sector across the country. District Secretariat Jaffna has won the second place in the island-wide National Productivity awards for 2016/2017 year under the Public Sector Inter Departments category. Among the institutions contested under Divisional Secretariat categories, the Divisional Secretariat Tellipalai and Point Pedro won the second place.

There are 73 institutions applied for this year competition in Jaffna District including Public Sector, School Sector, and Manufacturing & Service Sector and 41 institutions were selected for the site inspection. There are 15 institutions applied for the competition under the Public Sector category and 13 institutions got awards.

There are 17 Schools were evaluated under School sector category and 8 Schools were awarded. Nine institutions in Manufacturing & Service Sector category were evaluated and 7 institutions were awarded. There are 28 institutions got the award in Jaffna District.

The awarding ceremony will be conducted by National Productivity Secretariat in the near future.

  1. 1. Public Sector

            2nd Place -                                District Secretariat Jaffna

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Point Pedro

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Tellipalai

            3rd Place -                                Divisional Secretariat Uduvil

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Sandilipay

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Kopay

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Maruthankerny

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Nallur

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Chavakachcheri

            Special Commendation -         Divisional Secretariat Kayts

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Jaffna

                                                            Divisional Secretariat Karainagar

                                                            Pradeshiya Sabha Vali SouthWest              

2.School Sector

           

            Special Commendation -         J/Nallur St Benedict’s RC Vidyalayam

                                                            J/Kayts St.Mary’s RC Girls Vidyalayam

                                                            J/Vembadi Girls High School

                                                            J/Kokuvil Hindu Primary School

            Commendation -                     J/Kaithady Nunavil Government Tamil Mixed School

                                                            J/Vaideeshwara College

                                                            J/Uyarapulam Gunabalan Vidyalayam

                                                            J/Jaffna Hindu Ladies College

  1. 3. Manufacturing & Service Sector

            Special Commendation -         Bank of Ceylon Jaffna Second Branch

                                                           

            Commendation -                     Bank of Ceylon Northern Province Office

                                                            Bank of Ceylon Thirunelvely

                                                            National Trust Fund Board - Jaffna Regional Office

                                                            Naval Hospital - Northern Command

                                                            Post Office Chavakachcheri

                                                            Medical Officer of Health Tellipalai