The Ambassador Norway for Sri Lanka Thorbjørn Gaustadsæther said in Jaffna that he was able to understand clearly the problems and challenges encountered by the people of the North.
The Ambassador of Norway for Sri Lanka and Maldives, Thorbjørn Gaustadsæther met Northern Governor yesterday and had discussions with him.
An international Conference with a theme of “ Clean Power and Health” organized jointly by the University of Jaffna and the Norwegian University for Practical Science was held yesterday Monday.
The Norwegian Ambassador who was in Jaffna to take part in the conference, later had met the Northern Governor Suren Ragavan, the Commander Security Forces – Jaffna, Major General Dharshana Hetiaaraachchi and the Chief Secretary , Northern Province, A.Pathinathan.
He also met the Bishop of Jaffna diocese Justin Gnanapragasam.
These meetings had facilitated the understanding of the chances of development and the problems encountered by the people of the Northern province, a communiqué released by the Norwegian Embassy said.