This seems a rather strange story to me. The pond was recently dug. So no artefacts were uncovered during the construction of the pond? Hmmmm.....
Reported at The Huffington Post
Cambodia Ancient Buddha Statues Found By Bathing Children
"Despite the documented evidence of chess historian H.J.R. Murray, I have always thought that chess was invented by a goddess." George Koltonowski, from Women in Chess, Players of the Modern Game