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21 Division
21 Division flag
21 Division flag
Active 4 April 1988 (1988-04-04) – present
Country Sri Lanka
Branch Sri Lanka Army
Size 3,208
Part of Security Forces Headquarters – Wanni
Garrison/HQ Anuradhapura, North Central Province
Brigadier H. R. K. P. Peiris

The 21 Division is a division of the Sri Lanka Army. Established on 4 April 1988, the division is currently based in Anuradhapura in the North Central Province.[1] The division is a part of Security Forces Headquarters – Wanni and has three brigades and seven battalions.[1] Brigadier H. R. K. P. Peiris has been commander of the division since 11 January 2013.[1] The division is responsible for 7,100 square kilometres (2,741 sq mi) of territory.[2]


The division is currently organised as follows:[3]


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