The Ministry of Health has promoted Miss. Vallipuranathan Rayula , who was serving as the Principal of the Jaffna Nursing School, as the Director of Nursing Studies. This is the first time that a Tamil woman has been promoted to this post.
She has served as a Nursing lecturer and Act. Principal in Jaffna Nursing School from 1992, and then as Principal of Vavuniya Nursing School from 2008 to 2010 and then as the Principal of the Jaffna Training School as from 2011.
She has been promoted as the Director of Nursing studies by the Ministry of Health as from yesterday.