Kanapathypillai Mahesan has been appointed as the new GA of the Jaffna District. The Cabinet has granted approval for appointing a new GA to Jaffna District and accordingly, Mahesan has been appointed as the new GA of Jaffna District.
Kanapthypillai Mahesan has served as the deputy High Commissioner for Kenya, and a member of the Food Encouragement Department.
It is notable that he has already served as the Special Commissioner of Valaichenai, Vavunativu and Chenkalady.
Meanwhile unconfirmed sources said that the former GA has opted for retirement.