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Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
Korba (Chhattisgarh) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Locals protesting the cremation of a COVID-19 patient's body here were baton-charged by police in the Balco area of Chhattisgarh's Korba district on Sunday.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 28 (ANI): Agra Police on Tuesday said they were investigating a case in which body of a Dalit woman was allegedly removed from the cremation ground by people belonging to "upper castes".
Updated : 7 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], July 26 (ANI): Authorities in Ludhiana clarified that no crematorium has been designated specifically for the cremation of bodies of those who succumbed to COVID-19 in the city.
Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], July 26 (ANI): The Ludhiana Deputy Commissioner on Sunday said that families of deceased COVID-19 patients can cremate bodies at any cremation ground as per their religious belief.
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
Kurnool (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 30 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Police performed the last rites of a woman who died during childbirth as the locals refused to cremate her due to superstition.
Updated : 8 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bangaluru (Karnataka), June 20 [India] (ANI): COVID-19 has posed several challenges and performing the last rites of patients who succumb to the disease has posed difficulties to families. Volunteers from Mercy Mission, a charitable organisation launched about four months back, have steppe
Updated : 8 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 17 (ANI): The cremation of Colonel Santosh Babu, who lost his life in a violent face-off with the Chinese Army at Ladakh's Galwan Valley on the intervening night of June 15 and 16, will be held at his home town, Suryapet, in Telangana on Thursday.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 15 (ANI): Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was on Monday cremated here at Vile Parle's Pawan Hans crematorium amidst heavy downpours and a small gathering of his relatives and close friends from the cinema industry.
Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's friend and actor Rhea Chakroborty on Tuesday visited Cooper Hospital where his body was kept before being taken for cremation.
New Delhi [India], June 15 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Monday sought a response from Delhi government, civic bodies, and others on a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking directions to allow performing last rites of those who have died due to coronavirus in "green crematoriums".
Updated : 8 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 12 (ANI): The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is finalising plans for a computerised dashboard to display real-time data on availability of pyres in Mumbai, which is witnessing a huge rush at cremation centres due to COVID-19 deaths and other death
New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has expressed concern over the delay in the cremation of mortal remains of COVID-19 victims and said that more cremation infrastructure is urgently needed in the national capital.