The investigation into the latest site claimed to be a mass grave has been postponed indefinitely.

Officers from the Archaeology Department, responsible for the excavations at Kokku Thuduvai, were absent at a court hearing on 07 July.

Mullaitivu district court judge T. Pradeepan ordered that a report into excavation expenditure be submitted at the next hearing on 08 August.

A decision on further excavations, following the finding of several human skeletal remains during the first excavation three weeks ago, remains undecided.


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