According to a press release, the unassociated/unidentified items including yellow metal/gold recovered from the crash site by the police have been handed over to Air India. The catalogue for the same is under preparation by M/s Kenyon International. Once the catalogue is ready, the families of the victims will be contacted and requested to provide the details of yellow metal/gold items so that they can be matched with the catalogue. After proper identification, the same will be handed over to the families concerned in the presence of the police and custom authorities.
Air India will also request the members of the Mangalore Air Crash Victims Families Association to help in identification of the yellow metal/gold items, the release added.