Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratane has opened a regional office in Batticaloa to solve problems of people in the Eastern Province.
The Prime Minister has declared open the office at Kattankudi. The office will coordinate all matters related to Muslim Religious and Cultural Affairs in the East. This is the first such office established in the island. The Prime Minister found on the spot solutions for several issues of the people of the area on the spot. Ministers and Parliamentarians were among those who participated in the occasion.