eastern province Archive

District of Ampara

The District of Ampara in the eastern province historically known as Digamadulla, is bounded by the


Flying musical kite called paddam is one of the main sports in the Peninsula. The best


Sir Ponnambalam Arunachalam, a great scholar, statesman and son of the soil of Jaffna, once proudly

History of City: Origin and Evolution

Batticalo a was under rule of Ruhunu, Polonuruwa and Kandyan Kingdom at various stages and those

Geographical Location

Batticalo a is a city in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. It lies in 580824.828


Batticaloa is situated 314 Km (195 Miles) from Colombo on the east coast. It occupies the