Festival which was organized by Security Forces – Jaffna commenced
on 15 December 2017 for the first time of the history in Jaffna
with the participation numbers of hoteliers from different parts
of the country. This event will end on 17 December 2017 and it
will give an opportunity to the people in Jaffna to experience
and explore the culinary diversity of the country.
Hon. Reginald Cooray, the Governor Northern Province declared
open the Food Festival and the Carnival with the participation
of Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander Security Forces
- Jaffna, Senior Tri Forces Officers, Government Officials, civilians
Further, the 'Rhythm of Harmony' musical show presented by 'Agni'
band, will grace the occasion on Saturday (16) evening consisting
with a series of musical and dancing events, which are designed
to promote the local talents of the Northern Province. Moreover,
Christmas Carols organized by the Sri Lanka Army Carol team along
with local Carol teams and with the collaboration of Bishop House
and Catholic churches in Jaffna will be held on 17 December 2017.