Batticaloa is a city in , 301 km away from the country's capital, . It is the administrative capital of the Batticaloa District.

Landmarks in the Area

Batticaloa International Airport, formerly known as Batticaloa Airport, is an international airport serving eastern . is situated 1½ km west of Batticaloa.

Kallady Bridge is a road bridge in eastern . is situated 2 km northeast of Batticaloa. Photo: Anton 17, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Batticaloa Gate is monument, which was used as port to connect Puliyanthivu with the mainland of , Sri Lanka. Photo: Anton 17, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St. Michael's College National School is a national school in , . Photo: AntanO, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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