News & Updates
Both news media and general public can find important information
about updates, alerts and events that impact human rights in Sri Lanka

Skeletal remains found in Kohuwala

2013 Jul 04

Parts of a skeleton including a skull and fragments of bone were found parcelled in a roadside drain on Sri Vihara Mawatha, Kohuwala today, Police Media Spokespersons SSP Buddhika Siriwardena told Ceylon Today Online.



A skull and fragments of a bone where discovered by Urban Council workers of a Dengue eradication program at 11:45 a.m. and was reported to the Kohuwela Police.  



SSP Siriwardena told Ceylon Today that the bone fragments exposed were not fresh.



However, they are yet to be investigated by a forensic investigator.



In addition, the sudden discovery of the bones in a prominent place was not explained by the Police. Further details as to the origin of the skulls are unknown.



The court ordered a further investigation today and the results are yet to be known.

Search News & Updates