Feb 20, 2019

Mannar mass grave carbon dating report produced to the court

The report on bone samples sent to the Carbon Laboratory of the United States have been submitted to the Mannar Magistrate's Court.

It is reported that the report of 05 out of 06 samples of bone fragments sent from the Mannar mass grave to the US laboratory have been received.

The report on the other sample will also be received within next few days

By now, 323 human skeletal remains have been found from the mass grave, out of them 314 have been unearthed.

It is reported that skeletal remains of 28 children were in the grave.

The report being submitted to the court will be made public following a discussion in the open court.