Development of the district of Gampaha as a very prosperous district by establishment of humanitarian management and service friendly to the masses
We are engaged in an activity, constructing a state service of the people by fulfilling the hopes of the people of the divisional and rural level by effecting suitable management service in accordance with the policies of the state.
Gampaha district which was declared as a new administrative district in 1978 was separated from Colombo district in that era. This district in extent of about 1387 SQ. K.M. is bounded as follows :
North : Ma Oya
East : A line drawn across Methirigala Mountain
South : Kelani River
West : Indian Ocean
and also, Gampaha district is bounded by Kurunegala and Putlam districts from north, by Kegalle district from east and by Colombo district from south. According to the geographical situation, this district belonged to coastal plain, shows plain geographical characteristics in most of the area and mountainous geographical characteristics in northern and eastern parts of the district.