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Complete details about Sri Lanka in Asia with capital city Colombo

Country NameSri Lanka (Sri Lanka/Ilankai)
Country CodeLKA
Capital CityColombo
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1948
Population18827000
Surface Area65610.0
Life Expectancy71.8 years
GNP15706.0 (old 15091.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Mixed Languages     (19.6%)
Singali [official]     (60.3%)
Tamil [official]     (19.6%)

Major Cities

Colombo, Western     (population 645000)
Dehiwala, Western     (population 203000)
Moratuwa, Western     (population 190000)
Jaffna, Northern     (population 149000)
Kandy, Central     (population 140000)
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Western     (population 118000)
Negombo, Western     (population 100000)

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From @sarojpathi on Sun Jun 16 19:03:10 EDT 2019 After talks with Russian President in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, Sri Lanka President @MaithripalaS has invited Mr Putin? https://t.co/jinsheWq7n
From @wasiqusman on Sun Jun 16 19:01:43 EDT 2019 RT @cricinfo_record: Most ODI runs - team-wise: India 214801, Australia 211472, Pakistan 200001*, Sri Lanka 178237, West Indies 166487, Eng?
From @SGTouringCo on Sun Jun 16 19:01:09 EDT 2019 The roads of #SriLanka's #Kandy perfectly intertwine with the surrounding lush, green landscape.? https://t.co/kLdZFkWbmZ
From @LuizMar45904025 on Sun Jun 16 18:58:31 EDT 2019 RT @business: These eight countries are responsible for 63.6% of ocean trash: China Indonesia Philippines Vietnam Sri Lanka Thailand Egypt?
From @tripgabriel on Sun Jun 16 18:58:16 EDT 2019 RT @business: These eight countries are responsible for 63.6% of ocean trash: China Indonesia Philippines Vietnam Sri Lanka Thailand Egypt?
From @UNJobList_DS on Sun Jun 16 18:54:02 EDT 2019 #UNDP: Database Consultant (Preservation and Digitisation of Records on Rec | In: Colombo, SRI LANKA https://t.co/0rUh6S60iM #jobs
From @the_summer_game on Sun Jun 16 18:53:42 EDT 2019 @sabee_7 I agree. He batted too slowly against Sri Lanka too. He needs to return to his old attitude.
From @melanielacoolie on Sun Jun 16 18:52:50 EDT 2019 RT @itsRochelleWick: Can't believe this even exists ? it's in Behlihuloya, Sri Lanka. https://t.co/4RSX7zSiuX
From @maya_luthra on Sun Jun 16 18:51:15 EDT 2019 this man was a person of colour himself, he told me he was from sri lanka. he kept leaning into me and swaying and? https://t.co/SPLXS3tuSm
From @jrnyww on Sun Jun 16 18:51:06 EDT 2019 For those who had to cancel their trips to Sri Lanka or were feeling a little nervous - now is normally a great tim? https://t.co/MY1KEaJVhK
From @somuchbullsh on Sun Jun 16 18:50:10 EDT 2019 Under the Coalition...2014...Morrison sends 157 Tamils to Nauru...The boatload of people, mainly Tamils who had fle? https://t.co/pXSPu1byeF
From @Harahazdamha on Sun Jun 16 18:49:36 EDT 2019 RT @business: These eight countries are responsible for 63.6% of ocean trash: China Indonesia Philippines Vietnam Sri Lanka Thailand Egypt?