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Military Intelligence Corps
Active 1990 - Present
Country Sri Lanka
Branch Sri Lanka Army
Type Combat Support-Intelligence
Role Military Intelligence
Size 7 Battalions
Regimental Headquarters Karandeniya
Nickname(s) MIC
Motto(s) “නැණ රණ ජය“
Colors Green, Yellow, Blue
Engagements Sri Lankan Civil War

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

Regular BattalionsEdit

  • 1st Battalion, Military Intelligence Corps - Vavniya
  • 2nd Battalion, Military Intelligence Corps - Jaffna
  • 4th Battalion, Military Intelligence Corps - Kilinochchi
  • 5th Battalion, Military Intelligence Corps - Kaluaggala
  • 7th Battalion, Military Intelligence Corps - Trinco

VolunteersEdit

  • 3rd (V) Battalion, Military Intelligence Corps - Giritale
  • 6th (V) Battalion, Military Intelligence Corps - Mulativ

Notable membersEdit

  • 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 precedenceEdit

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

See alsoEdit

External links and sourcesEdit

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