Clothes and a stethoscope found among salvaged debris of Lion Air plane

Saturday, 04 May 2013 - 19:14

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Parts were salvaged of a Lion Air Antnov 24 craft today which was brought down by the LTTE in 1998 adjacent to the Kilinochchi-Iranathivu coastline.

 

The craft was shot down from the sky along with 61 of its passengers & crew.

 

Parts of the air craft were salvaged based on a court order with the intervention of the navy.

 

According to our correspondent officers attached to the government analysts department, the attorney general’s department & court officials had been present during the retrieval of the wreckage.