Vision

Pioneering the sustainable development process of Mannar DIstrict to upgrade the living standard of the people.

Mission

Direct Coordinating and monitoring the activities of institution inclusive of public and private in order to improve the performance and deliver sustainable services efficiently and effectively to statify the aspirations of the government and those of the public at low cost with care and caution.

Objective

The objective of the District Secretariat is the coordination of all public and private sector activities carrying out of function delegated by various legal enactments, formulation of the socio economic development projects monitoring the implementation, guidance and ensure that the benefits are enjoyed by those concerned.

Location

The district of Mannar is situated in the north-west direction of Sri Lanka and consists of an island and the other part of the district. It surrounded by the districts of Kilinochchi, Mullaitivu, Vavuniya, Anuradhapura and Puttalam boundaries. There is a cause-way that connects the island and the main land. The area is 2,002 Sq km. There are five divisional secretariats namely Madhu, Mannar-town, Manthai-west, Musali and Nanattan functioning under the Mannar District Secretariat.

 Present District Secretary

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Mr.C.A.Mohan Ras.

Name List of The Government Agent's

01 Mr.M.Y.S.DESHAPRIYA 12.07.2013 13.03.2018
02 Mr.J.A.SARATH.RAVEENDRA 14.11.2011 12.07.2013
03 Mr.N.VETHANAYAHAN 11.01.2011 04.11.2011
04 Mr.A.NICHOLASPILLAI 10.06.2007 10.01.2011
05 Mr.V.VISUVALINGAM 24.01.2000 09.06.2007
06 Mr.S.M.CROOS 20.01.1995 23.01.2000
06 Mr.K.GANESH 10.06.1991 19.01.1995
07   31.08.1989 10.06.1991
08 Mr.S.S.DHARMAPALAN 06.03.1988 31.08.1989
09 Mr.A.C.SEBANAYAGAM 23.01.1998 05.03.1998
10 Mr.JANAB.M.M.MARKBOOL 27.10.1985 22.01.1988
11 Mr.JANAB.M.M.ABDUL CADER 05.06.1958 26.10.1985
12 Mr.A.J.SENTHILNATHAN 15.11.1982 14.06.1985
13 MR.K.H.C.FERNANDO 10.09.1980 09.02.1982
14 Mr.N.JAJANATHAN 01.01.1975 19.09.1979
15 Mr.D.NESIAH 15.07.1965 25.05.1968
16 Mr.I.O.K.G.FERNANDO 14.04.1963 14.07.1965
17 Mr.N.P.JEGANATHAN 16.01.1961 15.04.1963
18 Mr.D.F.D.LIYANAGE 07.09.1959 16.01.1961

 

Providing following services to public or coordinating to get these services from the respective institutions.

  • National Identification Card, Motor Traffic Revenue License, Business Registration Certificate, Birth, Death and Married Certificates, Driving Licenses.
  • Maintaining & Providing the Voters Register.
  • Arrangement for providing permit, deed for land and resolving land issues.
  • Providing Monthly contribution for the elders and vulnerable People of the district.
  • Arranging activities for improving the mental health of the People (Counseling).
  • Motivate and train the unemployed groups and Families which have woman as head.

Implementation and maintenance of sound financial transaction system to achieve the overall objectives

  • Spending annual allocation efficiently with approval and accounting.
  • Making the payment of all employees’ related payments.
  • Utilizing the Fund with adequate control which is in the Kachcheri deposit Accounts.
  • Preparing & sending monthly and yearly and all other reports to the respective Department, Ministry and Treasury.
  • Making all payments for goods and services received by district /divisional secretariat.
  • Conducting Board of Surveys and preparing the procurement plan of the Year.

Organizing activities for encouraging and inducing the Art, Culture and Values of the societies of this District.

  • District Cultural events, Sports Meets, Conducting national and district level festivals.

Designing the plan for efficient utilization of the District Resources.

  • District Land Use and planning division
  • Industrial Development unit
  • District Agriculture unit.

ANNUAL PERFORMANCE REPORT & ACCOUNTS  -2017        MANNAR DISTRICT

Safeguarding general public from the Disaster.

  • Safeguarding general public from the Disaster (flood, storm, drought) fulfilling the basic needs of the affected people with the participation of the Non Government Organization.

Collecting & maintaining basic statistic of the District.

  • It has been done by the district statistical unit of this District.

Strengthening the divisional sustainable development.

  • Development of Road, Irrigation and Electricity facilities.
  • Utilize & supervise effectively the amount received from decentralized for district development projects.
  • Implementing and supervising the projects which have been introduced by the government.(Samurdhi)
  • Providing the assistance for Housing projects.
  • Compensation for the war affected people.

 

 

Divisional

   

Area

 
     

Secretariats

         
   

Sq.Km.

 

Percentage

Mannar Town

226.88

 

11.33

Nanattan

129.25

 

6.46

Musali

474.22

 

23.69

Manthai west

658.90

 

32.91

Madhu

512.82

 

25.61

Total

2,002.07

 

100.00