IMPHAL, March 25: The skeletal remains of the body which had been lying at the Regional Institute of medical Sciences as an unclaimed body since March 11 has been claimed by family members today.
The skeletal remains were found from the jungle of Mayang Khang under Senapati police station on March 11.
The skeletal had however been identified as that of Kangujam Satarjit 65 of tabungkhok Awang Leikai, who had remained traceless since November 18 from Hengbung brick factory where he was engaged as a worker.
A member of the JAC formed in connection with the missing of Satarjit informed media persons that the remains was claimed following assurance from proprietor of the brick farm, Paojalal Kipgen to extend whatever help is needed to arrest the persons involved in the killing of Satarjit and to look after the hardship faced by his family.
However, the agitations demanding justice from the government will continue, he said.