Iftar Ceremony Celebrated in Eastern Provincial Council

E1M1-18-07-2014The Iftar Ceremony was organized by Hon. M.S.Uthumalebbe, Provincial Minister of Road Development, Irrigation, Housing & Construction, Rural Electrification and Water Supply and celebrated at the Hindu Cultural Hall, Trincomalee on 18th of July, 2014 at 5.00 pm.

Hon. Governor, Eastern Province, Rear Admiral Mohan Wijewickrama, Hon. A.L.M. Athaullah, Minister of Provincial Council and Local Government, Hon. R. Sampanthan, TNA Leader, Members of the Parliament, and Hon. Ministers, Opposition Leader & Members of EPC, Secretaries, Deputy Chief Secretaries, Heads of Departments and Officers of Eastern Provincial Council, Commanders from all three forces, Religious Heads, Political Leaders, Heads of Traders Organization and people participated at this Ceremony.

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The gaps and needs in the day to day life of village people in Kaddupulam, Chankanai

Chankanai - fact sheetPradesha Saba continue to provide drinking water for the families.
The divisional secretariat and an NGO  have renovated a few wells whilst other sanitation  facilities too have been provided by other NGOs and  the government.
A primary school at Kaddupulam is in  operation.
Livelihood is mainly fishing while many are  engaged in labour till sustainable livelihood opportunities are available. Assistance in the form of livelihood support and education facilities for children were  priority.