Military Intelligence Corps (Sri Lanka)

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Military Intelligence Corps
Active1990 - Present
CountrySri Lanka
BranchSri Lanka Army
TypeCombat Support-Intelligence
RoleMilitary Intelligence
Size7 Battalions
Regimental HeadquartersKarandeniya
Motto(s)“නැණ රණ ජය“
Næna Rana Jaya
ColorsGreen, Blue, Yellow
EngagementsSri Lankan Civil War

The Military Intelligence Corps (MIC) is one of the corps of the Sri Lanka Army. It is responsible for gathering, analyzing and disseminating military intelligence and also for counter-intelligence and security.[1]

Notable members[edit]

  • General L.P. Balagalle - former Commander of the Army and founder of the Military Intelligence Corps[2]
  • Major General S.D. Thennakoon - former Colonel commandant of the MIC
  • Major General H.K.G. Hendavitharana - former Colonel commandant of the MIC
  • Major General A.S.P. Zaheer - former Colonel commandant of the MIC
  • Colonel Tuan Nizam Muthaliff   - former Commanding Officer of the 1st Battalion Military Intelligence Corps.

Order of precedence[edit]

Preceded by
Special Forces Regiment
Order of Precedence Succeeded by
Engineer Services Regiment

See also[edit]

External links and sources[edit]

mic prabuddha chinthaka sri lankan military