List of Divisional Secretariats of Eastern Province, Sri Lanka

Divisional Secretariats of Sri Lanka

The districts of the Sri Lanka are divided into administrative subunits known as divisional secretariats. These were originally based on the feudal counties, the korales[what language is this?] and ratas[what language is this?]. They were formerly known as 'D.R.O. Divisions' after the 'Divisional Revenue Officer'. Later the D.R.O.s became 'Assistant Government Agents' and the Divisions were known as 'A.G.A. Divisions'. Currently, the divisions are administered by a 'Divisional Secretary', and are known as a 'D.S. Divisions'.

There are 43 divisional secretariats divided in Eastern Province, which are listed below, by district. There are 19 in Ampara District, 13 in Batticaloa District and 11 in Trincomalee District.

Ampara DistrictEdit

Batticaloa DistrictEdit

Trincomalee DistrictEdit

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