The Second meeting of the District Development Forum of Batticaloa Distict was held under the chairmanship of new Governor for Eastern Province, Hon.Shan Wijayalal De Silva on 24th of June 2019 at District Secretariat, Batticaloa. This forum was initiated by the new Governor, with an intention to speed up the progress of the capital development activities being carried out by the various stakeholders including provincial and district administration in the district with mutual understanding and better collaboration among every entity.
Hon. Governor, in his keynote address, expressed his utmost expectation from every official, requesting for everyone’s great commitment and contribution for ensuring a better service delivery to the needy people on time. Further, he kindly insisted each and every official to productively work within their mandatory functions, imposing their respective dedicated powers, not diverting their office responsibility to other’s shoulders. He, in addition, revealed his full support and guidance in resolving any obstacle found in the province for the benefit of the people in the province.