The Trincomalee District Secretariat commemorated the 73rd National Independence Day  on 4th February 2021 at the Trincomalee District Secretariat premises with the participation of all staff of the Trincomalee District Secretariat.

The commemoration commenced with the hoisting of the National flag by Hon. Kapila Nuwan Athukorala, MP for Trincomalee District & Co-Chairman of the District Coordinating Committee, followed by singing the National Anthem, and observing of two minutes silence in honor of the national heroes who sacrificed their lives for the nation.

The Government Agent & District Secretary Mr. Saman Dharshana Pandikorala in his speech stated that everyone should work with dedication to improve the development of the district and bring the country's economy to a prosperous state.

Thereafter, a tree planting ceremony symbolizing the 73rd Anniversary of National Independence took place at the Trincomalee District Secretariat premises. Also, coconut plants and seeds as well as fertilizers provided to the selected beneficiaries by the Small Enterprises Development Division.

The Additional District Secretary Mr.M.A. Anas, The Director (Planning) Mrs. K. Parameswaran, The Chief Accountant Mr.M. Parameswaran, The Asst. District Secretary Mr.N.Pratheepan, Police and many other Staff Officers and subordinate staff attended the event.