The new Chairman of Northern Provincial Council CVK Sivagnanam assumed his office at the NPC Building Complex, Kaithady on 30th October 2013.
Secretary of Council Secretariat G.Krishnamoorthy welcomed the Chairman at the entrance of the office in the traditional manner. After signing in the document, a staff meeting was conducted.
The inaugural session of Northern Provincial Council was held at Northern Provincial Council building complex, Kaithady on 25th October 2013.
On September 21st, the Northern Provincial Council election was held and 38 members were elected to the council. After then, the events of takings of and receiving of appointment letters of the Chief Minister, Minister and Members took place in the weeks that followed.
The opening ceremony of newly constructed building complex for Northern Provincial Council was held on 25th October 2013. Governor of Northern Province GA Chandrasiri and the Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council CV Vigneswaran ceremonially declared open the building at the auspicious time of 8.00 am on 25th October 2013.
A one-day orientation programme for the newly elected Northern Provincial Council members was organized at Tilko Hotel, Jaffna by the Northern Provincial Council with the cooperation of the Ministry of Local Government and Provincial Councils. Governor of Northern Province GA Chandrasiri and the Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council CV Vigneswaran participated as chief guests and initiated the programme.