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Security Force Headquarters
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232 BDE HISTORIES

Initially, 14 Bde was estb at Paper Mill Camp Valaichchenai on 01st May 1995 and terminated its’ functions wef 10th October 1996 and again renamed as 01 Bde.

Subsequently on 23rd July 1997, 01 Bde was renamed as 232 Bde. HQ 232 Bde shifted to Kalkudah on 10th May 2004. Further, Bde relocated at Sittandy on 26th December 2004 after the Tsunami disaster.

With the end of Humanitarian Op in East, HQ 232 Bde shifted to Iluppadichenai. On 08th September 2007 HQ 232 Bde relocated at Taravikulam.

COMMANDERS OF 232 BDE

RANK NAME FROM TO
  Brig DCP Rupasinghe RSP USP psc 27.02.05 30.01.06
  Lt Col NAPC Napagoda IG 31.01.06 03.08.07
  Lt Col KDCGJ Thilakarathna RSP 04.08.07 26.06.08
  Col MD Wijesundara 27.06.08 25.02.09
  Lt Col SK Eshwaran psc 26.02.09 13.06.09
  Brig UAT Hannadige 23.11.09 30.01.10
  Lt Col STB Disanayake RSP 31.01.10 08.04.10
  Col CMDP Chandrasekara 09.04.10 01.06.10
  Col SS Waduge USP psc 02.06.10 20.06.13
  Col NKLSR Dias RSP 21.06.13 18.01.16
  Brig AI Marasinghe RWP RSP 18.01.16 31.03.17
  Col SA Kulathunga RWP RSP USP psc 18.04.17 18.06.17
  Col JMC Jayaweera RSP psc 07.07.17 27.09.17
  Col JMRNK Jayamanna RWP 27.09.17 26.08.19
  Col WSK Liyanawaduge RSP 30.08.19 20.06.20
  Brig WSK Liyanawaduge RSP 20.06.20 21.01.21
  Col MWARC Wijesuriya RSP USP 21.01.21 Up to date