The court will hear the case again on Thursday.
Locals oppose move to bury cows in goshala; authorities, however, continue to do so after agitators leave; police register case on special grounds
The family of Mohammad Furqan who was hospitalised after an accident had paid Rs 7 lakh for his treatment. He was declared dead after the family told the hospital that they had run out of money.
Whenever anyone dies in a Muslim family of Chhah Pokhar village, the person is buried in his own house.
Dateable to over 2,000 years ago, the relics have retained memories of an age which began agriculture in the south.
Construction materials are kept on the site by villagers, unaware of its historical and archaeological importance.
According to the submission made before the court during last date of hearing that burial grounds are provided in 1,123 villages.
According to officials, the rock-cut chamber belonged to a middle-class family from Ptolemaic, early Roman or Byzantine period.
Following a dramatic midnight hearing in the Acting Chief Justice's house last night and a heated debate in the high court this morning, the Madras HC has allowed Karunanidhi's burial on Marina beach
On Tuesday, the DMK filed a plea in the court after state government denied burial space for Karunanidhi near Anna Memorial at Marina beach.
Governor Banwarilal Purohit, CM K Palaniswami, DyCM O Panneerselvam pay last respects to DMK President M Karunanidhi
Chief Minister for five times and leader of DMK party for 50 years, the 94-year-old Karunanidhi breathed his last here owing to age-related ailments in a private hospital here.
US envoy Ken Juster, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, Christians' body condole demise of M Karunanidhi
US envoy to India Ken Juster, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, and the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India condoled the passing away of DMK Chief M Karunanidhi, in tweets and statements.
A Chief Minister for five times, the 94-year old veteran politician Karunanidhi's body is covered with National Flag.
At the hearing, the state government had opposed the allotment of space at Marina Beach for the burial of Karunanidhi's body.
Opposition leaders including Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury and D Raja, besides actor Rajinikanth, backed the DMK's demand and urged the government to allot the leader a space on the famed sands.