After the successful eradication of the 30 years long war in 2009, Sri Lanka Army initiated first step of the journey towards the technological advancement of the Army by establishing the Directorate of Information Technology (Dte of IT) as the first directorate introduced after ending of the War. Directorate of IT was raised by the "ARO 11/2010" on 01 March 2010.
Dte of IT is co located with Headquarter Chief Signal Officer in Army Cantonment Panagoda under the command of Head Quarters Chief Signals Officer.
During these periods following officers functioned as Directors of Directorate of Information Technology:
Directors of Directorate of IT
|Brigadier SJ Wickramasinghe USP||01.03.2010||14.05.2013|
|Colonel STS De Silva (Officiating)||15.05.2013||27.05.2014|
|Brig K M R P Karunathilaka psc||27.05.2014||06.09.2017|
|Brig DAPN Dematanpitiya ndu psc||06.09.2017||16.04.2018|
|Brig NP Akuranthilaka||16.04.2018||26-12-2019|
|Brig PAJ Peiris ndu||27-12-2019||10-10-2020|
|Maj Gen PAJ Peiris ndu||10-10-2020||20-01-2021|
|Col KC Prathapasinghe||21-01-2021||04-02-2021|
|Brig KC Prathapasinghe||04-02-2021||22-02-2022|
|Brig GLSW Liyanage USP psc||23-02-2022||Up to date|