There have been continued calls for the government and the UNHCR to resolve and assist the hundreds of displaced refugees in Cape Town.
She said she believed Plaatjies had fought to the end, despite being small in stature.
The oldest body at Salt River Forensic Pathology Service (FPS) is 13 years old. It arrived in 2006 and is now just desiccated remains of skin and bone. The body is packed in a temperature-controlled shipping container outside the building, along with 229 other unidentified bodies.