"Our Vision"
Developing the Divisional Secretariat Division and Improving the Standards of Life and Wellbeing of the People in the Division 

  "Our Mission"
Confirming the Services for the Eligible People, Providing Humanitarian and Other Services, Implementing Development Activities and Coordinating Respective Programs and Services Related with Other institutions 


Introduction to Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat
Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat is located 125m away from Kalmunai Town. It has 29 Grama Niladhari Divisions and 4 villages. It is bounded on East by Sea, on West by Navithanvelli and Sammanthurai Ds Division, on North by Kaluvanchikudi DS division and on South by Sainthamuaru Ds Division. It is consisting of 19.65 sqkm land. According to the census surveyed by GN in 2017. It has 51413 population and 14044 families. Out of 51413 population 49.16% are men and 50.84% are women. There are Muslims Hindus and Shihales. Out of these three communities, Muslims is the majority. Next to it are Hindus and Sinhales  respectively.

History of Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat
Considering density of population, steps were taken to establish a separate Ds Division with the view to providing better service the people in Kalmunai.  Accordingly it had been declared to operate as a fully DS Division on 1993.10.10.

Kalmunai Ds Division is well endowed natural resources. Agriculture, Fisheries, Hand loom and Cottage Industry and Trade contribute significantly to the development of local economy. It started with petty trade in the early history of the division and expanded little by little to large scale trading nowadays. Kalmunai DS Division has total coastal length of about 10km. It is best for coastal and deep sea fishing. In the early time, fishery activities took place using traditional Craft (Katumarang). Later Fishermen engaged little by little in modern fishing. According to census suveyed in 2017, There are 921 families who are related to fishing activities. Out of them 729 families are found active fishermen families. Out of them 691 families are engaged in marin fishing and 38 families are involved in inland fishing.

Many People living in Kalmunai engage in Business. The rest of them engage in Agriculture, Fishing and cattle rearing. The major part of Agriculture is paddy in which 587.17 hactare  are cultivated.

Detail of Performed DIvisional Secretaries

Name From To
Mr. MI.Ameer 1993 1997
Mr. AL.Faleel 1998 1999
Mr. AHM.Ansar 2001 2006
Mr. MM.Noufal 2007 2013
Mr. A.Mangala Wickramarachchi 2014.06.07 2015.05.18
Mr. MHM. Kani 2015.05.18  2018.10.22
Mr. MM.Nazeer 2018.10.22 up to date

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 Divisional Disaster Management Meeting 2018

Divisional Disaster Management Meeting 2018

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