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