Kandy

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Kandy

මහනුවර
கண்டி
Ceety
Clockwise frae left tap: Temple o the Tuith, Bahirawakanda Temple, Entrance o Bogambara Prison, Kandy Clock Touer, Kandy Loch, Pallekele Internaitional Cricket Stadium, Sarachchandra Appen-Air Theatre
Eik-name(s): 
Nuwara, Senkadagala
Motto(s): 
Leal an Free
Kandy is locatit in Sri Lanka
Kandy
Kandy
Coordinates: 7°17′47″N 80°38′6″E / 7.29639°N 80.63500°E / 7.29639; 80.63500Coordinates: 7°17′47″N 80°38′6″E / 7.29639°N 80.63500°E / 7.29639; 80.63500
KintraSri Lanka
ProvinceCentral Province
DestrictKandy District
Diveesional SecretariatKandy Divisional Secretariat
Senkadagalapura14t century
Kandy Municipal Cooncil1865
Foondit biVikramabahu III
Govrenment
 • TeepMunicipal Council
 • BodiKandy Municipal Cooncil
Area
 • Total28.53 km2 (11.02 sq mi)
Elevation
500 m (1,600 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot125,400
 • Density4,591/km2 (11,890/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Kandyan
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (Sri Lanka Time)
Postal code
20000
Aurie code(s)081
Wabsteidwww.kandy.dist.gov.lk

Kandy (Sinhala: මහනුවර Mahanuwara, pronoonced [mahanuʋərə]; Tamil: கண்டி, pronoonced [ˈkaɳɖi]) is a major cety in Sri Lanka locatit in the Central Province.