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Country  Sri Lanka
DS Division  Manthai West
Province  Northern Province
District  Mannar
Local time  Monday 8:07 AM
Time zone  Sri Lanka Standard Time Zone (UTC+5:30)
Weather  29°C, Wind S at 13 km/h, 76% Humidity

Vidattaltivu or Vidaththal Theevu (Vidaththal theevu,Tamil: விடத்தல் தீவு) is a coastal town in the Mannar District of northern Sri was the base to control mannar coastal by sea tigers of LTTE. Vidattaltivu is the biggest town situated on Sri Lanka's Northern coast (Jaffna lies on north coast) and was the major base of the Sea Tigers until recently. On July 16 of 2008, the Sri Lankan military claimed to have captured this coastal town for the first time since the IPKF left Sri Lanka in 1990.


Map of Vidataltivu, Sri Lanka

Vidatha Theevu St James Church is one of the biggest church in Mannar Diocese . It has a history of more than 400 years.Now also there are some ancient materials inside the church boundary which were protected and maintained by the very people who live in the suburb.Now the Church is being reconstructed by the village people.

And there is another church called St Mary Church was founded on 1918. Now there are two churches worshiped by the people.


  • Mn/Thuya Joseph Vaz Maha Vidyalayam, Vidatha Theevu.
  • mn/aligarh maha vidyalayam
  • catholic churches

  • St James' Church, Vidatha Theevu
  • st mary church
  • hindu temple

  • pillaiyar temple
  • muslim temple

  • mohideen jumma masjid
  • Sport clubs

  • union sports club
  • United Sport Club Vidhaiththa Theevu
  • References

    Vidattaltivu Wikipedia