Nuwara Eliya


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Nuwara Eliya

(no͝ov`ərə ā`lĭyə, no͞orā`lēə), town (1990 est. pop. 26,000), S Sri Lanka. A hill resort (alt. 6,194 ft/1,889 m) and health center in a tea-growing area, it was first settled in 1827 by the British. According to legend, Sita, the wife of Rama, hero of the Sanskrit epic Ramayana, was imprisoned near Nuwara Eliya.
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Administrative Districts of Kandy, Matale, Nuwara Eliya, Kilinochchi, Vavuniya, Kurunegala, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Badulla, Monaragala, Ratnapura, Kegalle.
The three suspects had received weapons training at training camps operated by Zahran Hashim in Nuwara Eliya and Hambantota.
Sweden, March 25 -- In a special event held on March 24, 2019, at Helboda Estate in Nuwara Eliya, 98 houses built under the Indian Housing Project were handed over to the beneficiaries jointly by High Commissioner of India to Sri Lanka Taranjit Singh Sandhu and Minister of Finance of Sri Lanka Hon.
The 5-night/6-day Sri Lanka tour package will cost from Rs 36,970 per person and the tour package will cover destinations like Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Colombo and Negombo.
In August, AIA held a health camp in a Nuwara Eliya public school to provide health assessments, medical testing, on-site and virtual specialist consultations and wellness information to students, parents, teachers and others in the community.
The itinerary takes in the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Kandy, the tea plantations of Nuwara Eliya, the Nine Arches Bridge of Ella and the Minneriya National Park.
It will cover Negombo beach, Manavari & Munneshwaram Shiva temple, Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Nuwara Eliya hill station , Gregory Lake , Ashok Vatika, Sita Mata temple, Ramboda waterfall, Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Kandy city, tea garden and factory, spice garden Bhakta Hanuman temple, Colombo city tour Anjanair temple, Vibhishana temple.
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Caption: Women pick leaves on a tea plantation in Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, in May 2010.
Nuwara Eliya, the best-known of Sri Lanka's tea-growing districts, is the most mountainous, and has the highest average elevation.
Department of Rheumatology, District General Hospital, Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka