Secretary, Women's Affairs


Ministry of Women's Affairs, Rehabilitation, Social Services, Cooperatives, Food Supply and Distribution, Industries and Enterprise Promotion and Trade & Commerce.

No.4, Broody Lane, Pungankulam Junction,
Kandy Road,
Ariyalai, Jaffna


Tel: +94-21-222 0880
Fax: +94-21-222 0882 



Woman Affairs Minister issues Compensation to Members of the Fishermen Society

Department of Cooperative Development of Northern Province organized an event to donate compensation for the members of Fishermen Society at office of Women’s Affair Ministry on 24th 11 2017. Commissioner of Cooperative Development P.Vaghesan headed the event.

Minister of Woman Affair Ananthy Sasitharan participated in this event and handed over the 100 thousand rupees cheque to the victims’ families.

It should be noted Minister Ananthy Sasitharan issued compensation on 29th September 2017 to the families of 10 victims who died during fishing and the families of 05 victims who died during climbing the palmyrah tree.