COVID cremations

Andhra ryots donate Rs 75,000-firewood to Telangana to enable cremation of COVID victims 

The farmers — Akula Venkatarama Rao, Koppula Venkateswara Rao and Koduri Naveen — belong to Gowridevipet in Andhra Pradesh and brought the firewood to the temple town in three tractors.

published on : 28th May 2021

COVID-19: HC asks Maharashtra to check rising air pollution due to increase in cremations

A bench of Justices Amjad Sayyad and G S Kulkarni was hearing a plea filed by six housing societies in Pune, highlighting the rise in air pollution due to the increase in the number of cremations.

published on : 27th May 2021

Protect rights of the dead: Plea in SC raises overcharging for cremations, ambulance services 

It said that the National Human Rights Commission issued an advisory recently for upholding the dignity and protecting the rights of the dead.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Covid surge: Forest department to rush 1000 tonnes of firewood to crematoriums in Telangana

After selling the wood to the paper mills, the Corporation will be left with 1,000 tonnes of wood and this will be provided to the cremation grounds.

published on : 4th May 2021

Foundations come forward to cremate COVID victims in Hubbali-Dharwad

Ettihad Foundation in Dharwad has cremated several victims since the first wave of COVID-19 using its own resources.Ettihad Foundation in Dharwad has cremated several victims since the first wave of C

published on : 3rd May 2021