Chennai doctor burial

Goondas Act slapped against 14 arrested for violent protest against burial of Chennai doctor victim

The Tamil Nadu government promulgated the ordinance, making it a punishable offence, preventing or attempting to block the burial or cremation of those who died of the deadly contagion.

published on : 1st May 2020

DMDK offers land for decent burial to medical staff and victims of COVID-19

The DMDK statement came after the news of public opposition in Chennai for carrying out burial for a doctor who died after being infected by coronavirus. 

published on : 21st April 2020

COVID-19: Chennai neurologist denied dignified burial as mob vandalises ambulance, injures staff

Denied burial in Kilpauk, a 55-year-old doctor who died on Sunday was buried 3 km away after local residents blocked the road and shouted slogans. Police have arrested 20 people so far.

published on : 20th April 2020