[tz] Sri Lanka Standard Time

Matt Johnson mj1856 at hotmail.com
Mon Apr 11 06:43:46 UTC 2016

Sri Lanka and India are both on UTC+05:30, but it would appear that Sri Lankans may be using the term "Sri Lanka Standard Time", abbreviated SLST.  The Asia/Colombo zone currently shows IST for the abbreviation.

Some research I uncovered:

It appears that on April 11th, 2011, the President of Sri Lanka declared SLST as the official time of Sri Lanka.

The official site at http://sltime.org appears to be down at the moment, but archive.org shows it clearly using SLST when it was up.

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