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    1865 – Lanka society is formed.

    1865 – The American civil war begins.

    1918 – Georgia and Armenia declares their independence.

    1924 – By – level railway built from Weyangoda to Pallewela.

    1943 – The secretary General of British Colonies assures independent internal rule to Sri Lanka after the Second World War.

    1966 – British colony Gayana gains independence.

    1987 – Vadamarachchi battle begins.

    1990 – Rantamale hydro power plant commissioned.

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