List of Governors of Northern Province

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Governor of Northern Province
Flag of the Northern Province.svg
G.A. Chandrasiri

since 12 July 2009
Appointer Mahinda Rajapaksa
Inaugural holder Victor Perera
Formation 1 Jan 2007
Website Northern Provincial Council

The Governor of Northern Province, Sri Lanka has the management of the Northern Provincial Council. Some of its key functions include exercising powers vested in the Governor by the Provincial Council Act No. 42 of 1987 amended by Act No. 28 of 1990 and the 13th Amendment to the Constitution.[1]


No. Name Took Office Left Office
Rear Admiral (Rtd) Mohan Wijewickrama (acting) 1 January 2007 3 July 2008
1 Victor Perera 3 July 2008 10 October 2008
2 Dickson Sarathchandra Dela 10 October 2008 12 July 2009
3 G.A. Chandrasiri 12 July 2009 Present

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