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Phones in Sri%20Lanka

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Country code: 94

Fixed (landline) numbers
 0 aa o nnnnnn

"aa" represents the area code. It is not entered when dialing a local area number, except when using a mobile phone. Area codes of cities in Sri Lanka are:

District - Calling Code
Colombo - 11
Hambantota - 47
Trincomalee - 26
Polonnaruwa - 27
Batticaloa - 65
Kalmunai - 67
Ampara - 63
Matara - 41
Galle - 91
Kalutara - 34
Panadura - 38
Gampaha - 33
Negombo - 31
Chilaw - 32
Kurunegala - 37
Matale - 66
Kandy - 81
Badulla - 55
Nuwara Eliya - 52
Ratnapura - 45
Bandarawela - 57
Kegalle - 35
Nawalapitiya - 54
Avissawella - 36
Vavuniya - 24
Mannar - 23
Jaffna - 21
Hatton - 51
Anuradhapura - 25
"o" represents the operator number. Operator numbers and their owners are:

 2: Sri Lanka Telecom
 3: Sri Lanka Telecom - CDMA
 4: Suntel
 5: Lanka Bell
 7: Dialog Telekom (CDMA)

"n" represents the telephone number, consisting of six digits.

Mobile Phone Numbers
0772324448

"oo" represents the operator number in mobile connections, opposed to the area code in fixed line telephones. Mobile phone service providers in Sri Lanka, and their operator numbers are:

 71: Mobitel
 72: ETISALAT' - Former named as Tigo' -
 75: Bharti_Airtel
 77: Dialog GSM
 78: Hutchison_Whampoa

"n" represents the mobile number. The first digit in the number is used by operators to separate customers in to zones.

Mobile phone users must always enter area codes when dialing a fixed line.

International Dialing

[ From Sri Lanka

 00 cc nnnnnnn

"00" is the international dialing code in Sri Lankan telecommunications.

"c" represents the country code.
"n" represents the telephone number, which includes the area code, and may be of any length according to the country dialed to.

[ To Sri Lanka

 00 94 aa o nnnnnn

"00" is the general international dialing code. It may vary among different countries.

"94" is the Sri Lankan dialing code.
"a" represents the area code, or mobile operator when contacting a mobile number.
"o" represents the operator number in fixed line numbers. In mobile numbers, this is a part of the main number.
"n" represent the main telephone number of six digits.

References Telephone_numbers_in_Sri_Lanka
Sri Lanka Africa 2017