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Updated : 1 month, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], August 23 (ANI): A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in Delhi High Court seeking directions to the Union of India to extend ex-gratia assistance to the family members of Indian citizens who died abroad due to COVID-19.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 7 (ANI): Bhopal's Bhadbhada crematorium has decided to use mortal remains of ashes of Covid victims left after cremation as fertilizer for the plantation on the campus.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 30 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Centre to frame guidelines to grant ex-gratia compensation to families of those who lost their loved ones to COVID-19.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], June 29 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Tuesday announced a change in the funeral protocol for Covid victims, with relatives now being permitted to see the body and perform limited religious rites, all within an hour.
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 29 (ANI): The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday held Sadhana Deeksha across Andhra Pradesh, demanding the state government to provide Rs 10,000 each to all the white ration cardholders in view of reducing their hardships due to Covid.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 6 (ANI): A final year B Tech student in Hyderabad has come forward to assist in conducting the last rites of those who succumbed to the Covid-19 virus in Telangana, amid the disastrous second wave which led to a sudden spike in the state's death toll.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], May 29 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir's Administrative Council under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha has approved financial assistance to families who have lost their sole earning members to Covid-19.
Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 27 (ANI): Red Cross volunteers on Thursday performed final rites for an orphan and three Covid victims in Srikakulam.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 24 (ANI): A well-paid nurse, Madhusmita Prusty, quit her job some time back and began to help her husband in cremating COVID-19 and unclaimed dead bodies in Bhubaneswar.
New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday hit out at the central government, stating that it was the their responsibility that people are leaving their loved ones in the Ganges river.
Mayurbhanj (Odisha) [India], May 21 (ANI): Odisha police performed the last rites of two persons who died of Covid-19 and whose family members were afraid of coming near the bodies due to fear of infection in Mayurbhanj on Thursday.
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], May 21 (ANI): After locals raised objections over cremating bodies of Covid victims at traditional crematoriums, the Almora district administration has set up a new cremation ground near government land in open forest areas.