Northern Provincial Industrial Exhibition has been organized by Department of Industries commenced on 31 July 2014 at Jaffna Central College. The exhibition was organized for the purpose of promoting local products as well as increasing marketing opportunities.
Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council Justice C.V.Wigneswaran graced the exhibition as Chief Guest and inaugurated the exhibition. Chief Secretary, Northern Province, Mrs.R.Wijialudchumi also graced the occasion as special guest.
This exhibition will be held on 31st July and 01st of August 2014.
Exhibits and displays are categorized into 03 main categories; such as processing and sales stalls, Handloom and Handicraft Exhibition and competition stalls and business centre. Coir based products, pottery based products, food processing, carpentry based products, Handloom products, sea shell products and Palmyrah based products are important exhibits. Chief Minister addressed the gatherings and visited every stall and had a casual chat with the gatherings.
The Selected exhibits (Handicraft & Textile) in Provincial level will be send to National level exhibition & competition conducted by the National agencies of National Craft Council & Textile Department Colombo.
Provincial Council members, Secretaries, Deputy Chief Secretaries, Heads of Departments, Provincial council staffs and public visited this exhibition.