Colombuthurai

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Colombuthurai
கொழும்புத்துறை
කොලොම්තර
Suburb
Colombuthurai is located in Sri Lanka
Colombuthurai
Colombuthurai
Coordinates: 9°39′0″N 80°02′0″E / 9.65000°N 80.03333°E / 9.65000; 80.03333
Country Sri Lanka
Province Northern
District Jaffna
DS Division Jaffna

Colombuthurai (Tamil: கொழும்புத்துறை, Sinhala: කොලොම්තර Colombathora) is a coastal suburb of the Jaffna town in the Jaffna District of Sri Lanka. It has been adversely affected due to the Sri Lankan civil war. [1]The popular Tamil Writer Mr.S.E Yoganathan was born in this village. Siththar Siva Yogar Swamigal[1] also lived in this village

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Coordinates: 9°39′N 80°2′E / 9.650°N 80.033°E / 9.650; 80.033