UFO spotted, possible drone activity: Dr. Chandana Jayaratne

2017-01-24 11:09:16

The Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) that hovered in the skies and spotted in several areas of the country on Saturday night could be a drone activity, Professor, Department of Physics, University of Colombo, Dr. Chandana Jayaratne said.

Speaking to Daily Mirror he said that he could not say it was an alien activity depending on the video footages and the pictures which captured the object, as they were not clear enough or possible man made.

However, he further said an investigation regarding this has been launched as the incident was reported in many parts of the country.

A Square shaped object radiating a bright light with a moving core has been captured by telescopes last Saturday (21) while it has hovering in Ratnapura, Hambantota, Galle and Matara areas. (Thilanka Kanakarathna)

  Comments - 7

  • Sunil Tuesday, 24 January 2017 12:09

    These are next generation weapons display as a warning...

    Reply : 2       11

    annoyed Tuesday, 24 January 2017 12:20

    At least one man said the truth. Do not take UFOs as serious observations. Truth is, no aliens come in UFOs. NASA promote UFOs for funds and elsewhere observations are mere man made.

    Reply : 18       14

    Yeti Tuesday, 24 January 2017 18:56

    Someone is playing a 'Games of Drones'!!!

    Reply : 1       16

    Yeti Tuesday, 24 January 2017 19:40

    Not drones- it's aliens come to investigate JO's coconut dashing!!!!

    Reply : 7       10

    sinhabahu Wednesday, 25 January 2017 02:54

    Aliens wants to learn how to robb central banks in other planets in our Galaxy.

    Reply : 0       1

    Mike Orrell Wednesday, 25 January 2017 02:50

    Google Mike Orrell to see how this armchair theorist solved the UFO mystery..."UNSETTLING"-Los Angeles Times

    Reply : 0       0

    Kumar Wednesday, 25 January 2017 05:14

    In third world countries in all technical matters it is always the engineers who are asked for opinion,at last things are changing for good in Sri Lanka where the real brains like the Physicist coming out of the shadows.

    Reply : 0       1

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