The capital and biggest town of Sri Lanka, in the western coast of this area on the Indian Ocean. The town ended up being most likely known to Greco-Roman, Arab, and Chinese dealers significantly more than 2,000 years ago. It became capital of the crown colony of Ceylon in 1802 as well as independent Ceylon in 1948. Populace: 647,000.
previous money and biggest city of Sri Lanka.
The (authoritative) capital town of Sri Lanka. Populace (2000) = 1,994,000.