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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 @Tausif83515062 on Wed Oct 16 05:52:00 EDT 2019 RT @AutoRaja1212: Global Hunger Index: ?India suffers from a level of hunger that is serious? India ranks below Nepal, China, Pakistan etc?
From @Even_Odds on Wed Oct 16 05:51:54 EDT 2019 RT @Planet_Deb: India ranks 102, behind Pakistan (94), Bangladesh (88), Sri Lanka (66), Nepal (73) and China (25). You'll never hear about?
From @Hari72721 on Wed Oct 16 05:51:53 EDT 2019 RT @Planet_Deb: India ranks 102, behind Pakistan (94), Bangladesh (88), Sri Lanka (66), Nepal (73) and China (25). You'll never hear about?
From @akfkkskf on Wed Oct 16 05:51:52 EDT 2019 @MasterTheYoda Ustad o kacak cay zaten yaw ? kambocya sri lanka
From @Shahab_Khan302 on Wed Oct 16 05:51:37 EDT 2019 RT @ICC: "To experience the hospitality of Pakistan is a great thing." Sri Lanka coach Rumesh Ratnayake is pleased with the reception ?? r?
From @MdTausifIqubal3 on Wed Oct 16 05:51:29 EDT 2019 RT @ABHIJIT_LS: India slips to 102nd rank in the list of 117 nations in D Global Hunger Index far poorer than Nepal , Bangladesh , Sri Lank?
From @mkhadeerahmed on Wed Oct 16 05:51:26 EDT 2019 RT @AutoRaja1212: Global Hunger Index: ?India suffers from a level of hunger that is serious? India ranks below Nepal, China, Pakistan etc?
From @amanthi4 on Wed Oct 16 05:51:22 EDT 2019 @KirbyslA @zubair_nazim @sajithpremadasa @officialunp @GotaForSriLanka Gotabaya is not a performer... Only got a gi? https://t.co/VO79OGG2z1
From @VenuraLaksahan on Wed Oct 16 05:51:19 EDT 2019 RT @ICC: #OnThisDay in 1995, West Indies legend Brian Lara smashed 169 ? his highest ODI score ? off 129 balls in the Sharjah Champions Tro?
From @ShahidNazir_FCA on Wed Oct 16 05:50:42 EDT 2019 RT @ICC: "To experience the hospitality of Pakistan is a great thing." Sri Lanka coach Rumesh Ratnayake is pleased with the reception ?? r?
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From @asien_amnesty on Wed Oct 16 05:50:28 EDT 2019 RT @amnestysasia: Sri Lanka: Everyone, including civil society, must be afforded the space to enjoy their civil political and well as econo?
From @fayyaz_fayaz on Wed Oct 16 05:50:08 EDT 2019 RT @ICC: "To experience the hospitality of Pakistan is a great thing." Sri Lanka coach Rumesh Ratnayake is pleased with the reception ?? r?
From @BlackkCoffee on Wed Oct 16 05:49:49 EDT 2019 RT @AutoRaja1212: Global Hunger Index: ?India suffers from a level of hunger that is serious? India ranks below Nepal, China, Pakistan etc?
From @Munazza60134103 on Wed Oct 16 05:49:38 EDT 2019 @AJENews Terrorism was introduced in Asia by RSS for first time in Sri Lanka