MALWANA

Malwana is one of 18 villages of Buhary Thakiya. Beruwela.  (Nabaviyathul Qadiriya Tharika). In Malwana there live Muslims and Sinhalese in equal amount. It is a town of 35,000 (estimate as of 2001) inhabitants in the Western Province of Sri Lanka. It is situated on the banks of the Keleni River, 14 km north-west of Colombo. It is part of the Gampaha District and Biyagama electoral division. Malwana forms part of the Biyagama free-trade zone, where government incentives has drawn investors from around the world into manufacturing ventures involving clothing and light industry.[i]

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