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Kankesanturai in the region of Sri Lanka (general) is a place in Sri Lanka - some 199 mi (or 321 km) North of Colombo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Kankesanturai is now 03:03 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Vathiri, Vannarpannai South West, Valvedditturai, Urani, Trincomalee or Bangalore. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Viramanikkatevanturai, Veemankamam, Vasavilan, Varuttalaivilan, Valalai and Tholakaddy. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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The Road to Jaffna - FLC 4

01:27 min ( September 06, 2012 by srilankaunitesmedia)
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Sri Lankan Youth Across the Island and Around the World are Gathered in the Great City of Jaffna

Thondamanaru to Point-Pedro: 5th Februar...

28:04 min ( March 09, 2012 by philipveera)
Views: 482 - Rating: 5/5

The coast-line road from Thondamanaru to Point-Pedro has been used for traffic for a long time. It was the crossing point across the Palk Straights to Vethaaraniyam - Thirumaraikkaadu, of South India


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04:45 min ( September 25, 2010 by tnsanan)
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Selvachchannithy Temple Thondamanaru S...

06:35 min ( March 06, 2012 by philipveera)
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'Selvachchannithy' had been a place of worship and was abandoned for a long time. Lord Murugan had appeared in a dream to a devotee, a fisherman, and told him that no one seemed to look after his plac...


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Interesting facts about this location

Kankesanthurai

Kankesanthurai or KKS, is a town with a harbour, of Jaffna District, Northern Province, Sri Lanka. It is the location of the Sri Lanka Navy naval base, SLNS Uttara. At present it is in the High Security Zone declared by the security forces of Sri Lanka. India helps in port's restoration. Kankasanthurai port will be the nearest port for all eastern ports in India, as well as for Myanmar and Bangladesh.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.81, 80.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Jaffna District, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

SLAF Palaly

Jaffna Airport (Tamil: யாழ்ப்பாணம் விமான நிலையம்) is a former international airport in Sri Lanka. SLAF Palaly is a Sri Lankan Air Force base located at the airport, near the city of Jaffna in Sri Lanka. The airfield was built by the RAF, as RAF Kankesanturai during World War II when B-24 Liberators of No. 222 Group RAF were located there.

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Located at 9.81, 80.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Sri Lanka, Buildings and structures in Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka Air Force bases, Transport in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Palali

Palali is a small town in the North Sri Lankan city of Jaffna. It has an important airport. Both military and small civilian aircraft land there. It is one of the main transport service connections Jaffna Peninsula with the rest of the country.

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Located at 9.81, 80.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Jaffna District, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Keerimalai

Keerimalai is a town in Jaffna District, Sri Lanka. Naguleswaram temple is located in this suburb also a mineral water spring called Keerimalai Springs reputed for its curative properties. In Tamil Keerimalai means Mongoose-Hill, see Naguleswaram temple.

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Located at 9.81, 80.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Jaffna District, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Chunnakam

Chunnakam is a big town, located six miles north of the city of Jaffna. It is one of the important commercial centers in Jaffna. The original name of Chunnakam is Mayilani. In Northern Sri Lanka, Chunnakam is only second to Jaffna in terms of population density and commercial activities in and around its neighborhoods.

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Located at 9.81, 80.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Jaffna District, Populated places in Northern Province, Sri Lanka