The District is divided into 14 Administrative Divisions (Divisional Secretariat Divisions)

They are,

1.) Manmunai North             8.) Kattankudy

2.) Manmunai Pattu             9.) Manmunai South & Eruvil Pattu

3.) Porathivu Pattu            10.) Manmunai South West

4.) Manmunai West            11.) Eravur Town

5.) Eravur Pattu                12.) Koralai Pattu South

6.) Koralaipattu                 13.) Koralaipattu Central

7.) Koralai Pattu West        14.) Koralaipattu North

 

ADMINISTRATIVE AREA & LAND AND INLAND WATER IN BATTICALOA DISTRICT
S. No. Divisional Secretariat Divisions Approximate Total Area No. of Grama Niladhari Divisions No. of Villages
Sq.Km %
1 Koralai Pattu North 543.70 20.72 16 47
2 Koralai Pattu Central 7.78 0.30 8 16
3 Koralai Pattu West 15.74 0.60 8 30
4 Koralai Pattu  31.45 1.20 12 31
5 Koralai Pattu South 639.80 24.38 18 76
6 Eravur Pattu 580.54 22.12 39 204
7 Eravur Town 2.86 0.11 15 60
8 Manmunai North 61.12 2.33 48 121
9 Manmunai West 307.90 11.73 24 114
10 Kattankudy 6.60 0.25 18 25
11 Manmunai Pattu 32.90 1.25 27 51
12 Manmunai South West 169.49 6.46 24 90
13 Manmunai South & Eruvil Pattu 57.84 2.20 45 59
14 Porathivu Pattu 166.47 6.34 43 112
Total 2624.19 100.00 345 1036
Source: District Survey Office, Batticaloa 

GEO.PHYSICAL AREA IN BATTICALOA DISTRICT

 

Serial No.

Divisional Secretariat Division

No. of Grama Niladhari Divisions

No. of Villages

No. of Families

Population

 
 

1

Manmunai North

48

88

23,780

91,344

 

2

Kattankudy

18

18

12,751

48,153

 

3

Manmunaipattu

27

89

9,061

31,984

 

4

Manmunai South & Eruvilpattu

45

60

17,177

63,011

 

5

Porathivupattu

43

120

12,884

46,863

 

6

Manmunai South West

24

39

6,850

24,913

 

7

Manmunai West

24

116

8,375

29,848

 

8

Eravur Town

15

35

9,407

37,348

 

9

Eravurpattu

39

162

20,459

78,394

 

10

Koralaipattu South

18

138

7,865

35,670

 

11

Koralaipattu

12

23

6,975

23,401

 

12

Koralaipattu West

8

12

7,809

28,941

 

13

Koralaipattu Central

8

15

8,299

32,283

 

14

Koralaipattu North

16

50

6,914

24,164

 

Total

345

965

158,606

596,317