A unique discovery of the fossils of Deinotherium, primitive animal species, was found during an excavation at Lava village. This massive beast is known to have lived between Miocene and Pleistocene epochs. Its ancestors or descendants are not yet known with complete confirmation due to non-availability of fossil record. These newly discovered fossils are reported to be 14 million years old.
The excavation was conducted under the supervision of Chairman Department of