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Security Force Headquarters
(Mullaittivu)

681 BRIGADE

HISTORY

In order to participate for the Humanitarian Operations this Bde was opened at Welioya on 31st December 2007 under 59 Div. Then it was named as 593 Infantry Bde. The first Bde comd was Lt Col KHP Feranando SLSR. There were many bn under command to Bde and they captured most vulnerable and important areas. While advancing from welioya to Mullaithivu. 593 bde faced critical situation at West part of Wadduwakal lagoon area (Dara point). Then 593 bde became under 53 Division with the starting of Task Force 8. This Bde renamed as 681 Bde on 15 Feb 2009 in Pudukuduirippu.

681 Bde became as victories Bde due to captured terrorist leader Velupille Prabhakaran on 19 May 2009 at Vellamulliwaikkal lagoon.

After the Humanitarian operation the bde was located at Vellamulliwaikkal. All numbers of civilians has been resettled in this AOR. 11 SLA and 14 VIRc are under command to 681 Bde.

BRIGADE COMMANDER

Col CS Munasinghe WWV RWP RSP USP psc IG

TENURES OF BRIGADE COMMANDERS

Ser no RANK NAME From To
1. Lieutenant Colonel KHPP Fernando RSP 31.12.2007 08.10.2008
2. Colonel HMJK Gunarathna RWP RSP psc 09.10.2008 08.02. 2009
3. Lieutenant Colonel LWH Gamage RSP 09.02.2009 05.08.2009
4. Lieutenant Colonel TGDMEB Dissanayake RSP 15.08. 2009 25.02.2010
5. Brigadier DMWWWMRBM Daulagala RSP 26.02.2010 15.08.2012
6. Colonel PAJ Peiris 16.08.2015 01.01.2015
7. Colonel DMPD Disanayake RWP 02.01.2015 16.07.2018
8. Colonel CS Munasinghe WWV RWP RSP USP psc IG 16.07.2018 Up to Date

CONTACT DETAILS

Address
Headquarters 681 Brigade
Army Camp
Vellamulliwaikkal
Mullaittivu

Email - 681bde@army.lk,infbde681@gmail.com
Tel - 0253898612
Fax - 0113137795