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Updated : 6 days, 6 hours 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 : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 3 (ANI): The body of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Municipal Councillor of Pulwama's Tral Rakesh Pandita was taken for last rites on Thursday. Pandita was killed in firing by three terrorists in Tral Payeen here on Wednesday.
Krishna (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 3 (ANI): A 75-year old woman Mutyala Girijamma, who was presumed dead by her family due to COVID-19 after being told by hospital authorities, came to her home to their surprise on Wednesday. The family had mistakenly performed last rites after taking b
Updated : 2 weeks ago IST
Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 29: Moved by the death of an 49 year-old woman, who was abandoned by her kin as she had died of Covid, sarpanch Upendra Kumar performed the last rites on Saturday.
Sukma (Chhattisgarh) [India], May 29 (ANI): The Sukma Police, with the help of health workers and district administration, on Friday performed the last rite of a Naxal who succumbed to COVID-19 at a hospital in Telangana.
Updated : 3 weeks, 1 day ago IST
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.
Updated : 3 weeks, 5 days ago IST
Nalanda (Bihar), May 17 (ANI): A COVID-19 victim's body was carried to a crematorium on a garbage cart of the Municipal Corporation for last rites on Sunday in Bihar's Nalanda.
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 16 (ANI): The Andhra Pradesh government on Sunday announced a financial assistance of Rs 15,000 for the last rites of those who die of coronavirus.
Updated : 3 weeks, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 15 (ANI): With Delhi reeling under the impact of second wave of COVID-19 which has seen rise in fatalities, the workers at city crematoriums have their hands full. They continue to serve in high risk of exposure to coronavirus by assisting families in performing the
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Patna (Bihar) [India], May 12 (ANI): Bihar Minister Sanjay Kumar Jha has said 71 bodies have been taken out from the Ganges in Buxar district and their last rites performed and a net has been placed in the Ganga in Ranighat, bordering UP and Bihar, to stop any similar incident from happenin
New Delhi [India], May 7 (ANI): For more than 20 days, 56-year-old Delhi Police Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI), Rakesh Kumar, has been performing the last rites of people who had no one to cremate them at the national capital's Lodhi Crematorium amid the devastating second wave of COVID-19
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], May 5 (ANI): YSR Congress leader and Tirupati MLA Bhumana Karunakar Reddy on Tuesday performed the final rites of 21 people who had died due to COVID-19.