Norway’s Foreign Ministry State Secretary meets Northern Province Governor

norway_jaffna-Norway’s Foreign Affairs Ministry State Secretary Tore Hattrem, who is on an official visit to Sri Lanka, met Northern Province Governor Reginald Cooray today at the Governor’s office for a special discussion.

Mr. Hattrem met Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan this morning before leaving for a tour of Jaffna, where he visited the Northern Governor.

The discussions between the Governor and the State Secretary centered on issues such as resettlement of displaced persons in the Northern province, strengthening the livelihoods of the people of Jaffna and development of the fisheries and agricultural sectors. A proposal to produce electricity using solar power and wind power was also discussed.