Maligakanda is a hill in and has an elevation of 11 metres. Maligakanda is situated nearby to , and close to .

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a major rail hub in , . is situated 410 metres west of Maligakanda. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

The R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium is a cricket stadium on Khettarama Road, , , Sri Lanka. is situated 1¼ km north of Maligakanda. Photo: Harshadewa Ariyasinghe, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a government hospital in , . is situated 1 km south of Maligakanda. Photo: Cossde, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a maximum security prison and the largest prison in . is situated 1¼ km southeast of Maligakanda.

Localities in the Area

is the largest city and commercial capital of , and still perceived by many as the capital though the suburb of Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte is now the official capital. Photo: dronepicr, CC BY 2.0.

also known as Kampong Kertel and Kompanna Veediya is a suburb in , , located directly south of the . Photo: Mayakaru, CC BY 3.0.

is a suburb in , . is also part of an area numbered Colombo 13.


6.9281° or 6° 55' 41.2" north
79.8693° or 79° 52' 9.5" east
Open Location Code
11 metres (36 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Bulgarian: Малигаканда
  • Cebuano: Maligakanda
  • Dutch: Maligakanda
  • Swedish: Maligakanda

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