The first District Co-Ordination Committee Meeting for the year 2019 was held at the Main conference hall of Trincomalee District Secretariat on 25th February 2019. Co-chairmans of District Co-Ordination Committee Hon.Abdullah Maharoof  The Deputy Minister of ports and shipping and Hon.R.Sampanthan presided the District Co-Ordination Committee Meeting.

The Government Agent Mr.N.A.A.Pushpakumara stated that under the Gramashakthi project, 66 social Administrative Villages and 33 poverty elimination villages are selected so far and this project will be implemented soon, likewise under the Gamperaliya project Rs. 846 million have been received for 1163 projects and it has been  released to Divisional Secretaries.

During the District Co-Ordination Committee Meeting many matters such as National food production project, Drugs elimination project, project regarding kidney diseases and District Social Economic problems were reviewed.

Hon.Susantha Punchinilame, members of Parliament, Hon.K.Thurairetnasingam members of Parliament, Political Bodies, Government Authorities, Tri Forces, and Police Officials attended the District Co-Ordination Committee Meeting.