Our Vision

"To be the excellent government institution that helps the life styles of the community in a beneficial way to the society"

Our Mission

"To provide a service in line with the government policies, uplift the lifestyles of the society through a planned, efficient development process consisting of proper co-ordination of resources and participation of the people"

The districts of the Sri Lanka are divided into administrative sub-units, know as Divisional Secretarats. These were originally based on the feudal countries. the corales and ratas. They were formerly known as DRO Divisions. After the Divisional Revenue Officer, later the DRO's became 'Assistant Government Agents' and the divisions were known as a AGA divisions. Currently the divisons are administered by a Divisional Secretary and are known as 'Divisional Secretariat'.


Vadamaradchy East Divisional Secretariat has 18 Grama Niladhari divisions. It is one of 15 Divisional Secretariat in Jaffna District. It had been functioning as Assistant Government Agent's office from 1989 to 2012. Now it has been promoted as Divisional Secretariat. Total population of this division is 16428 from 5037 families. Fishing families of these division is 3292 and 13011 persons are in these families. this area has 52 kilometers of sea shore and 15 fishermen cooperative societies and one fishermen cooperative union functioning in this Division now. due to tsunami and war, people of this division were affected and displaced many times. after the war ended, from mid of 2009 people have been resettled.

Role performed at DS

No Name From To

01 Mr.T.Santhirasekaram 20.10.1989 30.06.1990
02 Mr.M.Gnananeshan 01.07.1990 18.03.1991
03 Mr.K.Ketheeswaran 19.04.1991 31.12.1992
04 Mr.K.Kanakaratnam 01.01.1993 05.05.1996
05 Mr.R.Sivapunniyam 06.05.1996 31.12.1997
06 Mr.S.Pasupathi 01.01.1998 30.06.1998
07 Mr.V.P.Velauthapillai 01.07.1998 01.09.2004
08 Mr.R.T.Jeyaseelan 02.09.2004 03.05.2006
09 Mr.V.Veerapaththirapillai 09.05.2006 13.05.2007
10 Mr.M.Sriskanthakumar 14.05.2007 09.09.2010
11 Mr.N.Thirulinganathan 10.09.2010 13.06.2013
12 Mr.N.Thirulinganathan 14.06.2013 22.05.2015
13 Mr.K,Kanakeshwaran 23.05.2015 Up to Now

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