History,  Places

Parakrama Samudraya

Parakrama samudraya is the largest lake in Sri Lanka, which was built by the king Maha Parakrama bahu. This lake is situated in Polonnaruwa district. This tank is very useful to collect water for the agriculture. This reservoir provides enough water to cultivation paddy and drinking water. There are seven sluices in this tank. The capacity of this tank is 5350 archers.

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