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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 @deejayxax on Mon Jun 26 09:52:20 EDT 2017 RT @daniel86cricket: Mahela Jayawardene 'still short of experience' to coach SriLanka - Thilanga Sumathipala https://t.co/FPV3LhlGzs #SriLa?
From @vithurshanan on Mon Jun 26 09:52:16 EDT 2017 I have 91 new followers from India, Sri Lanka, UAE, and more last week. See https://t.co/ZOU3JHRxhv https://t.co/1ey27KJSON
From @Squadleader_los on Mon Jun 26 09:52:01 EDT 2017 UK Police apprehend 16th suspect in relation to Manchester attack - Sri lanka https://t.co/5CzntzvWnv
From @Jothipala_Bot on Mon Jun 26 09:51:50 EDT 2017 RT @SoJennie_Kw: Best for the best ?When was the last time you resided at a Relais & Châteaux property ? ?Sri Lanka, Weligama @capeweligama?
From @RachelFerrucci on Mon Jun 26 09:51:50 EDT 2017 RT @SoJennie_Kw: Best for the best ?When was the last time you resided at a Relais & Châteaux property ? ?Sri Lanka, Weligama @capeweligama?
From @Belinda19759214 on Mon Jun 26 09:51:44 EDT 2017 sri lanka new fuck https://t.co/GqfBz6UO41
From @rukhshan on Mon Jun 26 09:51:36 EDT 2017 RT @daniel86cricket: Mahela Jayawardene 'still short of experience' to coach SriLanka - Thilanga Sumathipala https://t.co/FPV3LhlGzs #SriLa?
From @dk330dk on Mon Jun 26 09:51:31 EDT 2017 ?????? in Sri Lanka #?????? https://t.co/hla0lei8pL
From @Ajaysahu707 on Mon Jun 26 09:51:15 EDT 2017 RT @Gurmeetramrahim: My Prayers for the victims of landslides & floods in Sri Lanka. May God give them strength & courage to face this loss?
From @SoJennie_Kw on Mon Jun 26 09:51:00 EDT 2017 Best for the best ?When was the last time you resided at a Relais & Châteaux property ? ?Sri Lanka, Weligama? https://t.co/h6Ik8i2PNc
From @akashch72516678 on Mon Jun 26 09:50:06 EDT 2017 RT @MoveTheWorld: Zebu was born as #SriLankaFloods were unfolding. Thanks to his owner, mother, and vets, he has a chance at life: https://?
From @nireshrajah on Mon Jun 26 09:49:59 EDT 2017 RT @SLcampaign: Years in which Sri Lanka was the top country of origin for torture survivors referred to @FreefromTorture: 2016 2015 2014 2?
From @crimepoint on Mon Jun 26 09:49:52 EDT 2017 Sri lanka Weather Condition and Disaster Situation: https://t.co/crXG3uubyK via @YouTube
From @Mari_deSilva on Mon Jun 26 09:49:41 EDT 2017 RT @AzzamAmeen: 1 month since Flood/Landslide disaster "Pls don't make this like Aranayake" People living in Temporary shelters https://t.c?
From @AzzamAmeen on Mon Jun 26 09:49:25 EDT 2017 1 month since Flood/Landslide disaster "Pls don't make this like Aranayake" People living in Temporary shelters https://t.co/G2Rp3p6bm5