Two days training Programme on Disciplinary procedure and financial regulations was conducted by MDTU for Sinhala medium Agriculture Instructors from 8 - 9 March 2018 at, DDA Office, Ampara. Mr.M.G.W.Kumararathna , Accountant, Mr.DH.Priyantha, Pradeshya Sabha Secretary were served as the Resource Persons of this training Programme.
Former Judge of Courts of Appeal Justice Chandra Jayathilaka was appointed by Eastern Province Governor Hon Rohitha Bogollagama as the Chairman of Provincial Public Service Commission and Professor T. Jayasingham (Vice Chancellor of Eastern University) as a member of the PPSC.
His Excellency the Precident Maithripala Sirisena visited Most Sacred Hindu Shrine in the Eastern Province Sri Mamangam Kovil on the invitation of the Hon. Governor of the Eastern Province Rohitha Bogollagama on 3rd March 2018.
Large number of Hindu devotees and Kovil trustees participated on this occasion.
The Welfare Society of Department of Buildings has arranged a “Vesak Dansala” on 03.05.2018 at 4.00 pm at Inner Harbour Road, Trincomalee. Around 650 people has participated in this function.
The Ministry of Road Development, Eastern Province, Assistant Auditor’s General Department, Trincomalee and Central Department of Buildings, Trincomalee Officers has provided assistance to the function.
Hon Governor Rohitha Bogollagama was the chief guest at the stroke awareness "Stroke walk" held at Baticaloa on 24th February organized by Ministry of health and General Hospital Baticaloa.
Deputy minister of Health Hon Faizal Casim Director Genaral of Health Dr. Anil Jasinghe officials of health ministry, Provincial Health Secretary and officials, large number of Doctors, School students and large number of general public participated in this grand event.
The first International Conference and Exhibition on siddha medicine (The Sidda Expo - 2018) was held at the Siddha Medicine Unit of Jaffna University in Kaithady from 23rd to 27th February 2018.
The event was organised in collaboration with the Northern Province Indigenous Medicine Department and the Indian Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) Ministry.
At this program, a stall opened by the Department of Indigenous Medicine, EPC to exhibit several new variety of medicines manufactured by Indigenous Drug Manufacturing Unit, Eastern province and Base Siddha Ayurveda Hospital, Trincomalee.
Hon. Governor of the Eastern Province Rohitha Bogollagama has participated as a Chief Guest at the 70th National Independence Day, which was held in Trincomalee on .
Chief Secretary of the Eastern Province, Trincomalee District Secretary, senior officials, three armed forces were attended this event. School children's cultural events took place in this event.
Two web-based software systems namely, Asset Management System (AMS) and Revenue Information Management System (RIMS) were officially launched by the Chief Secretary, EPC on 24th January 2018.
The Chief Secretary presiding the function said that AMS will help provincial agencies in minimizing cost of acquiring the assets with limited resources. In addition, it will also help in operating, maintaining, disposing and renewing the non-financial assets.
Hon. Governor, Eastern Province Rohitha Bogollagama takes pleasure in extending his greetings and best wishes to all celebrating the Thai Pongal Festival.
A Sewing Training centre at Maddikali, Trincomalee constructed under the CBG programme in order to empower the women was declared open by the Secretary, Ministry of Road Development, Land and Women Affairs.
Hon. Governor, Eastern Province Rohitha Bogollagama takes pleasure in extending his greetings and best wishes to all celebrating the New Year.