"Invincible For Nivithigala Divitional Secretariate"
"As to Fulfil the needs of the public with their participation Keeping a nice association with other institutions to up lift the livelihood of the public with multiple descipline contuning a clouse centerd place for the people"
History of Nivithigala Divisional Secretariate
The pattern of administration in explaining the begining of Nivithigala Divisional Secretariate.Divisional revenue Division has been Changed as government agent division including pallepattua and medapattuwa and brouhgt Forword to old dela Railway Station.
At the begining this area was possessed with 08 Grama Niladhari Divitions. According to the location of the area pallepatthuwa people had to travel about 25km for their official affairs. So that the Elapatha sub office was Established. Then Nivithigala Divisional Secretariat was divieded in to 24 Grama Niladhari Divisions and Elapatha was established.
Then Nivithigala Divisional Secretariat was divided in to 24 Grama Niladaari Divisions and Elapatha was divided in to 20 G/S/ Divisions. And widen the official affairs. In 25th of july 1978 this office was constructued.And brought forword lane from Dela.
In 1992 this office was established as Divisional Secretariate.
In 06th of June 1998 Elapatha Sub Office was also established as a separate administratine unit and Divitional Secretariat.
The Central Administrative Unit is Divisional Secretariat in the area and there are 24 Grama Niladari Division simultaneously 127 villages are to be found.From 2012 the old position was changed to nature benevolent and this permisses was changedand because exemplary office.
At present the clients can get thrie needs and demands done deligently in a good nature from officers.
Nivithigala Divisional Secretariat is situated of west of Ratnepura Distric in the Nivithigala Electrol Division of Meda Pattuwa of navadunkorale of Rathnapura District in the Sabaragamuwa Province.
The Exatant of the division is 153.93 square k.m.(15398 hect.)This divisional Secretariat is in the 7th place of the district of magnitude.
Boundaries of administration of the Division
North – Boundaries of Pelmadulla and Elapatha Divisional Secretariat.
South – Boundaries of Kalawana Divisional Secretariat.
West - Boundaries of Elapatha and Kalawana Divisional Secretariat.
East - Boundaries of Elapatha and Kahawaththa Divisional Secretariat.
01.Grama Niladari Division – 24
02.Major Villages – 84
03.Villages with all Villages – 127
The highest place of these division is 3410 of the sea level. It is called as valan Kanda and 3112 feet hight Kiribathgala Kanda and with small mountains and vallies.Thise mountation is spread about 350 acres.And other hight land one watapotha,90 acres area,HettiKanda,NeluwaKanda,Doloswala ?Kanda,Muwanpalassa,Ihala erabadda and Miyanakolahenyaaya,waduwagulana,panugala heanyaya,pitakelayagama areas are considered.
Dela town and closest area is consident the lawest place of the are of Wayganga.
The location of the Divisional Secretariat is latitude and longitude of East, East longitude from 80-15 and summer solstice 6.22 and 6.222 and 6.70 among.
Thise Divisional Secretariat comprise Zone.As hight Shower and temperature wet and dry climate can be seen.The annual rainfall is about 3000mm.But this situation sometimes can be changed as north East and east area gets 3000-3500mm rainfull.
This area sustain from 4 river branches of Kalu ganga.The Way gangaFollows via Kahawaththa,Watapotha,and Dela.and Hangamuwa ganga Flows v from East boundry of Doloswala Sidurupitiya and Panangala.
Delawala ganga follows from Eastern Boundary of Delwala via.Delwala ,Pebotuwa.Karawita.
Koswatte Ganga which is boundared to South of the Divisiona Follows via Koswaththa Panahetagala and Liyanekkanda village.
Corresponding physical features of thise river regular dranage system is Shown.All the riveres and follow from south east to south west.
Population can be divided in to 04 main kinds.
Sinhalease - 58854 – 82%
Tamils - 9874 - 17%
Muslims – 950 – 02%
Other - 30 - 00%
Total - 69708
Role Performed At DS
NAME FROM TO
Palitha Nanayakkara 2003.12.03 2005.08.25
M.R.P. Muthunayaka 2005.08.30 2007.04.17
Prabhath Amarathunga 2007.04. 26 2010.04.27
Mahinda.S.Veerasuriya 2010.04.26 2012.04.30
M .S.Awanthi Senartne 2012.08.23 up to