All bodies of Solai Dam tragedy positively identified

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BY KORIR JUMA,NAIROBI,13TH MAY 2018-The bodies  of the victims of the Nakuru Patel Dam tragedy that had  not been identified  have been positively  accounted for after the two remaining bodies were identified at the Nakuru County Government mortuary on  Sunday .

The two bodies  a woman and boy child d, were identified by their relatives  who had been looking for them since Wednesday.

A  four-day search  was mounted  after  those who lost their loved ones had undergone counseling by Kenya Red Cross society officials.

Nakuru Governor Lee  Kinyanjui said the county government had waived mortuary and postmortem fees for those who died as a result of the tragedy.

He said after attending an interdenominational prayer service  held on Sunday at Solai trading centre .

The killer dam left 45 people dead and 5, 000 displaced.

The Director of Public Prosecutions  has since  ordered the Inspector General of Police to conduct investigations into the Solai dam tragedy.

The report of the investigation is expected  to be handed over  to the DPP in two weeks time/


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