Sri Lanka, is an island nation in South Asia, found southeast of India and upper east of the Maldives. Situated close to the southern tip of India, the tropical island of Sri Lanka has pulled in guests for a considerable length of time with its regular excellence. It is home to numerous societies, dialects and differing ethnicities. Most of the populace is from the Sinhalese ethnicity, while a huge minority of Tamils have likewise assumed a persuasive part in the island’s fascinating history. In any case, it has been scarred by a long and unpleasant common war emerging out of ethnic strains between the larger part Sinhalese and the Tamil minority in the upper east. After over 25 years of savagery the war finished in May 2009, when government powers grabbed the last region controlled by Tamil Tiger rebels. The island fell under Portuguese and Dutch impact after the sixteenth century. It picked up its freedom in 1948, after about 150 years of the English run the show. Sri Lanka’s archived history keeps going 3,000 years, with confirmation of ancient human settlements recorded back to no less than 125,000 years. It has a rich social legacy and the principal known Buddhist compositions of Sri Lanka, the P?li Standard, go back to the Fourth Buddhist committee in 29 BC. Its geographic area and profound harbors made it of awesome vital significance from the season of the old Silk Street through to the advanced Oceanic Silk Street. The Indo-Aryan displacement from India in the fifth century B.C. came to shape the biggest ethnic gathering on Sri Lanka today, the Sinhalese. Tamils, the second-biggest ethnic gathering on the island, were initially from the Tamil district of India and emigrated between the third century B.C. furthermore, A.D. 1200. Until the point that pilgrim powers controlled Ceylon (the nation’s name until 1972), Sinhalese and Tamil rulers battled for strength over the island. The Tamils, fundamentally Hindus, guaranteed the northern segment of the island and the Sinhalese, who are prevalently Buddhist, controlled the south. In 1505 the Portuguese claimed Ceylon until the point when the Dutch India Organization usurped control (1658– 1796). The English assumed control in 1796, and Ceylon turned into an English Crown province in 1802. The English created espresso, tea, and elastic manors. On Feb. 4, 1948, after weight from Ceylonese patriot pioneers (which quickly brought together the Tamil and Sinhalese), Ceylon turned into a self-representing domain of the District of Countries. Maithripala Sirisena, conceived 3 September 1951) is a Sri Lankan government official who is the seventh and current Leader of Sri Lanka, since 2015. Albeit conceived in the Western Area, Sirisena hails from the North Focal Territory of the nation and is the primary president from that region. He is an agriculturist and does not have a place with the Sri Lankan political tip top. Sirisena joined standard governmental issues in 1989 as an individual from the Parliament of Sri Lanka and has held a few services since 1994. He was the general-secretary of the Sri Lanka Opportunity Gathering and was Clergyman of Wellbeing until November 2014 when he reported his bid for the 2015 presidential race as the restriction coalition’s “normal hopeful”.