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Revision as of 16:34, 21 January 2014

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If you are are seeking a birth, marriage and death certificate from Sri Lanka, information will be given on their site.


Sri Lanka is divided into 8 provinces.

  • Central
  • North Central
  • North Eastern
  • North Western
  • Sabaragamuwa
  • Southern
  • Uva
  • Western

Note: In October 2006 , the Sri Lankan Supreme Court rule voided a presidential directive merging the North and Eastern Provinces. Many have defended the merger as a prerequisite for a negotiated settlement to the ethnic conflict. A parliamentary decision on the issue is pending.

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Sri Lanka, was formerly known as Ceylon was under British rule. and became independent in 1948.

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