District level Indigenous Arts Competition commenced in Kilinochchi – 10 April 2014


“These competitions are organized to promote the art culture among the school children. Further it also helps to cultivate the minds of the people with positive thinking. Peace has given more dividends including mental peace for the people of the north to get involved in these productive activities.”

Governor Secretariat of Northern Province has organized the Indigenous Arts Competitions to promote the indigenous arts and artistes under the guidance of Governor of the Northern Province GA Chandrasiri. At first, district level competition were commenced on 11th April 2014 at Kilinochchi Central College. The artistes from Vavuniya and Kilinochchi took part.

Secretary to the Governor L.Ilaangovan and Kilinochchi district Govt. Agent with Assistant Govt Agent and Drama Coordinator of Governors Secretariat Mrs. N.Sridevi participated at the inauguration ceremony. The competitions held successfully and the artistes showed their better performance. Finally the names of the winning teams to compete at Provincial level were informed.

The competitors satisfyingly accepted the judgments of the judges and thanked the Governor for organizing such kind of programme. They appreciated the deed of the Governor. He not only gave life to the critically endangered indigenous arts but came forward to provide rewards also.



Kilinochchi International Exhibition and Trade Fair – 26 July 2013

International Exhibition and Trade Fair - Kilinochchi Central College -  26 July 2013

International Exhibition and Trade Fair – Kilinochchi Central College – 26 July 2013

The first ever International Exhibition and Trade Fair commenced in Kilinochchi Central College ground premises on 26 July 2013.

Governor of Northern Province GA Chandrasiri participated as the chief guest and inaugurated the exhibition. The exhibition will be held for 3 days from 26th to 28 July 2013.

The exhibition is organized by Ag Biz North and FCCISL with the support of Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Economic Development, Kilinochchi District Secretariat and Security Forces Head Quarters, Kilinochchi. The event will be a new beginning for the people of Kilinochchi. Large number of people are visiting the exhibition.  This exhibition paved the path to the entrepreneurs to participate in this mega event.

The exhibition combined with sophisticated technologies and knowledge of the business delegations would open new horizons to the emerging business and agricultural communities in the region. Prospective entrepreneurs in the region, investors, and farmers, fishing communities, students and school leavers are expected to visit the exhibition.