(KPL) Megalithic Jar Sites, which are parts of Plain of Jars, in Xieng Khuang have been acknowledged by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee at their 43rd meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan yesterday. 

Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism Bosengkham Vongdara expressed acknowledgement to the UNESCO World Heritage Centre, other relevant organisations and individuals for their support for the nomination of the Megalithic Jar Sites in Xieng Khuang of Laos as a world heritage site.