The main event for Northern Province of the National week for preserving Coastal and Marine Resources was held in Jaffna. This event was held along the coastline at Kurunagar.
Under guidance of President Maithripala Sirisena, the National Week for Preservation of Coastal and Marine Resources is being held from last 17th, organized by the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and the Environment. It will be held till 23rd at provincial level.
The main event for Jaffna and Kilinochchi Districts was held with joint sponsorship of Marine Environment Preservation Authority and Department for management of coastal Resources, presided by the District Secretary, Jaffna, N.Vethanayagan, yesterday.
The Chairman of Marine Environment Preservation Authority, Rohana Perera, State officials, School students, security personnel and people joined hands in cleaning the coastal line.