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Updated : 9 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday took suo motu cognizance on the basis of a news report that claims inadequate facilities at the cremation grounds to perform last rites of the people who passed away due to COVID-19.
Updated : 10 months ago IST
Tenkasi (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 7 (ANI): The mortal remains of a CRPF constable Chandrasekhar C , who was martyred in an encounter with terrorists at Handwara in Jammu and Kashmir, were taken to his native place at Tenkasi for cremation on Thursday.
Pauri (Uttarakhand) [India], May 5 (ANI): Mahendra Bisht, brother of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Tuesday expressed strong objection against independent MLA Aman Mani Tripathi's claim that he went to Uttarakhand to perform post-cremation rites for their father.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], April 26 (ANI): Tamil Nadu government on Sunday promulgated an ordinance to make provision of fine and jail term for those who block or attempt to block burial/cremation of any person who dies due to notified diseases under the Tamil Nadu Public Health Act.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], April 22 (ANI): The world is witnessing a scary moments as near and dear ones are refusing to perform last rites of their family members who are succumbing to Covid-19.
Malegaon (Maharashtra) [India], April 21 (ANI): While the nation is currently under COVID-19 lockdown, around 500 people who were part of the funeral procession in Azadpur area were dispersed by the police. Further, only 20-25 people were allowed to proceed to the cremation ground.
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Kalaburagi (Karnataka) [India], Mar 19 (ANI): An FIR was registered against 80-100 people for violating the lockdown as they gathered for cremation here at a graveyard in the city on Saturday, said Police.
Updated : 10 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Noida (Uttar Pradesh) [India], April 13 (ANI): The nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus has affected the wood supply for the cremation ground. A cremation ground in Sector 94 here has been hit hard due to the shortage of woods needed for cremation.
Colombo [Sri Lanka], April 13 (ANI): Sri Lanka has made cremations compulsory for coronavirus victims, ignoring protests from the country's Muslim population which says the rule goes against Islamic tradition.
Wuhan [China], April 12 (ANI): As the new confirmed cases continue to drop in Wuhan, the epicentre of the global COVID-19 pandemic, residents line up to bury their loved ones who succumbed to the virus.
Updated : 11 months ago IST
Amritsar (Punjab) [India], April 6 (ANI): The Punjab State Commission for Scheduled Castes has directed Deputy Commissioner and Police Commissioner, Amritsar to probe delaying of cremation of Padma Shri awardee Nirmal Singh, who tested positive for COVID-19 and passed away on April 2.
New Delhi [India], April 5 (ANI): The crematorium in Delhi's Punjabi Bagh has offered CNG cremation for coronavirus victims instead of traditional pyre as the CNG procedure is safer and environment friendly.