The Divisional hospital is situated 10 km from Batticaloa on west side of lagon in the Vavunatheevu Divisional Secreteriat. It was established in 1946 as maternity home and now upgrade to divisional hospital. But the services are still in primitive stage due to lack of facilities. Its developments are affected by differents factors in the past. Majority of people who live in this region are manuel workers and runningtheir families with low income and struggle to survive. This region is frequently affected by flood and cut down from Batticalo town during rainy season and block the access to medical services from tertiary care center. It is serving around 15000 people with limited facility.