Feb 06, 2019

Children’s skeletons from Mannar grave rise to 26 Featured

The number of children’s skeletons found from Mannar mass grave has increased into 26 as of today (06), according to JMO Saminda Rajapakse.

A total of skeleton fragments from 312 bodies so far and it has been confirmed this figure includes skeletal remains of 26 children. 23 skeletal remains of children were found last week while 03 more were found this week.

Dr Saminda Rajapaksha says that reports on skeletal samples sent to Florida for Carbon Testing, will be received within a week.

Moreover, he says that they have advised the labs to send the reports to him and the Mannar magistrate court.