Centre de Flacq (French for the "centre of Flacq") is a town
and the capital of the district of Flacq in
It is located at an altitude of 154 feet
(46 meters). Flacq is connected to the road that links
with the capital city of Port Louis and provides access to the coastal road.
first coeducational secondary school (Central College now Darwin)in
Centre de Flacq was opened by a Ceylonese (Sri Lankan Tamils
) who came to settle in
the island in the mid-1940s (V C Chellappoo) after a career in the
British army.Flacq has one of the oldest open markets which is
situated behind one of the oldest courthouses.
Flacq has been named because of its flat land .The dutch had built
the first sugar cane mill in this district precisely at manes in
central flacq near the river"cere"
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