Two more skeletal remains were exhumed at Kokkutuduvai mass grave in Mullaitivu on the second day after excavations resumed following a more than two-month pause.
The Judicial Medical Officer Kanagasabapathy Vasudeva said at the end of the day’s work on 21 November that LTTE tags, ammunition and bomb parts were also found.
Skeletal remains believed to belong to 17 persons, including that of LTTE members, had been dug up by the time work stopped on 15 September to analyze the evidence gathered upto then.
Magistrate Dharmalingam Pradeepan supervised the resumption of excavations on 20 November for any more human remains.
The JMO said radar equipment would be used within the next four days to determine the extent of the gravesite.
Water supply workers digging to lay pipelines stumbled upon the grave on 29 June.