Govt. committed to develop Jaffna- PM

2019-02-14 at 15:13


Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says the government is greatly dedicated and is paying special attention to development in Jaffna.

Speaking at a function in Kopai, the Prime Minister said development initiatives will take place with the agreement and in liaison with Members of Parliament representing the area.

The Premier noted the Divisional Secretariat is the most important aspect of the present administration .

Premier Wickremesinghe stressed in 2001 as the Prime Minister he requested those who understand and speak Tamil to be recruited to divisional secretariats.

The Prime Minister claimed the aim of his visit to Jaffna was to look at shortcomings in development and to discuss new projects.