The Grand opening of computer lab and launching of online training management system has been held today (04.07.2018) at Management Development Training Unit, Trincomalee. Hon. Rohitha Bogollagama, Governor of the Eastern Province has graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The new Computer Lab can accommodate 50 participants at a time.
The online training management system is aimed to introduce paperless office concept with a purpose of communicating with all the eastern provincial council institutions in a more convenient way.
This programme was organized by Deputy Chief Secretary Personnel & Training and Management Development Training Unit. Secretaries, Deputy Chief Secretaries, Heads of Departments and Officials from various Departments took part in this event. An introductory session has been also arranged to the Institution Coordinators followed by the ceremony.
A training session on Introduction to Information Technology was organized by MDTU on 20th June 2018 at MDTU Auditorium for Development Officers.
Mr.T.Suntharajan was served as the Resource Persons of this training.
Five days practical training program on Windows based CIGAS has been held at MDTU lab from 11-15 June 2018 for Tamil medium Officers. Mrs. R.Gayathri, Chief Accountant, Ministry of Education & Mr. B.Konesh, Accountant, PPA were the resource persons of this training.
A practical oriented training program on electrical wiring & plumbing has been held at MDTU learning hall from 9-10 June 2018 for Sinhala medium minor employees. Mr. Y.K.J.Bandara, & Mr. K.B.G.P.Avishka were the resource persons of this training.
A training session on PAYE tax calculation was organized by MDTU on 7th June 2018 at MDTU Auditorium. Chief Accountants, Accountants and Financial Assistants were the target group of this training.
Mr.Bandula Haputhanthrige, Commissioner of Inland Revenue, Jaffna District and Mr.M.I.M.Niyas, Asst. Commissioner were the Resource Persons of this training.
One day training programme on Administrative procedures was conducted for Sinhala medium Officers working in Trincomalee district on 5th June 2018 at MDTU auditorium.
MR.S.R.A.S.KURUKULASOORIYA was the resource person of this training
Hon. Governor Rohitha Bogollagama, Eastern Province hosted an Ifthar Ceremony at Governor's Bungalow, Trincomalee on 8th June 2018.
Hon. Opposition Leader R. Sampathan, Hon. Ministers and Provincial Politicians, Religious Leaders, Members of Armed Forces, Government Officers participated in this event.
A practical training session on CIGAS was jointly organized by Deputy Chief Secretary - Finance and MDTU from 21- 22 May 2018 at MDTU Auditorium. Chief Accountants, Accountants and Financial Assistants were the target group of this training.
Mr. S. Tharshan, Assistant Director, Department of State Accounts was served as the Resource Person of this training.
One day workshop on Right to Information Act was conducted by MDTU for Information Officers (Tamil medium) on 24th May 2018 at MDTU Auditorium, Trincomalee.
Mr. S.Suthakaran, R/ Assistant Commissioner of Local Government – Trincomalee was served as the Resource Person of this workshop
French Ambassador for Sri Lanka His Excellency Jean Marin called on the Governor of Eastern Province Hon. Rohitha Bogollagama at Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo. The two hour meeting was held based on economic development in the Eastern Province.Governor also pointed out the opportunities on investments in the area of tourism, fisheries and Trincomalee port.
Mr. Martin Parent, Director for the French Agency for development also participated in the discussion. Mr. Asanka Abayawardana Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Hassan Alaldeen, Media Secratory to the Govenor and Mr. Poologasingham PA to the Governor also accompanied at the discussion.
Department of Sports, Eastern Province conducted Eastern Provincial Sports Festival - 2018 in Batticaloa to move forward to the next and final stage of 44th National Sports Festival - 2018. The Basketball, Cricket and Beach Volleyball for both the men and women were the main games in this sports festival.
Batticaloa District emerged champions in both the men and women Basketball game in competition among 3 inter-Districts. They beat Trincomalee District in the finals played at Herbert Stadium, St-Michal Collage, Batticaloa on 21st April 2018.