New Town Hall for the Jaffna Municipal Council
The foundation stone for the construction of new
administrative block and the Town Hall for the Jaffna Municipal Council
was laid on 22nd March in a function held at the Jaffna Municipality
Social Welfare Minister Douglas Devananda Minister and
Northern Province governor Maj General G.A. Chandrasiri were the chief
guests of the occasion.
The Chief Priest of Nallai Athinam, the Bishop of
Jaffna Rt. Rev. Thomas Soundaranayagam, Muslim, Buddhist religions
dignitaries, Govt. Agent Jaffna Mr. K. Ganesh, Professor P.
Balasundrampillai, President Chamber of Commerce Jaffna Mr. R.
Jeyasegaram, other distinguished guests and a large number of the public
graced the occasion.
The government have launched large number projects for
the welfare and to uplift the living condition of the Tamils in Nothern
and Eastern provinces after totally defeating the LTTE outfit and its
leadership which ruined the country nearly for three decades.