Excavation resumes in Keezhadi and its cluster villages

Excavation resumed at Keezhadi and its cluster villages from Wednesday, said Deputy Director of State Archeology Department Dr R Sivanandam in Sivaganga on Thursday. 

Published: 11th June 2021 04:58 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th June 2021 04:58 AM   |  A+A-

Excavation works in progress in Keezhadi and its cluster villages in Sivaganga | KK Sundar

By Express News Service

SIVAGANGA: Excavation resumed at Keezhadi and its cluster villages from Wednesday, said Deputy Director of State Archeology Department Dr R Sivanandam in Sivaganga on Thursday. 

The seventh phase of excavation started on February 13 at four sites: Konthagai, Keezhadi, Agaram and Manalur villages in the district.

However, the state archeology announced to temporarily halt all activities at the sites after the lockdown was imposed. So far, a globular pot, a lid, thin golden wire, offering pots, human bones, have been excavated from the sites during the seventh phase.


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