The group also promotes organ donation in the community.
The undue speed at which the funeral was performed sparked rumours in the village that the Kavitabai was sacrificed as part of a treasure hunt ritual.
Nineteen more funerals are planned for the next two-and-a-half weeks for the 19 children and two teachers who were killed in that classroom on May 24.
Edava Basheer was rendering a Hindi song 'Mano ho thum' and suddenly fell on stage at a programme organized by the Blue Diamond orchestra of which he was a part for the past several years.
In a bizarre diktat, a driver who took leave to attend the funeral of a close relative was asked to produce a selfie with the body.
Civil rights leader Rev Al Sharpton will deliver the eulogy at the family's request. Their lawyer, prominent civil rights attorney Ben Crump, also will speak at Renaissance Church of God in Christ in
More than 50,000 mourners chanted their hero’s nickname “Warnie” at the outset of the service at the Melbourne Cricket Ground as they used to do when he took to the pitch for a match.
Condoling the death, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said Basheer was a leader who believed firmly in the ideals of Congress.
The men's draft picks and the new women's signings for the second season of the tournament were earlier due to be announced on March 30, the same day as Warne's memorial at the MCG.
Warne's manager James Erskine did not confirm MCG as the venue for the state funeral but hinted that no other stadium would be an appropriate one considering the stature of the legendary Australian.
The mortal remains of Mekapati Goutham Reddy were consigned to flames on the premises of MERTIS Engineering College at Udayagiri in Nellore district on Wednesday.
Muhammad Khais has been helping prepare the bodies of the poor for funerals over the past 4 decades.
Her ashes had been placed in a red cloth, which Aditnath was seen carrying. In Hindu tradition, the deceased person's ashes are collected in an earthen pot and consigned to the holy river.
Thilak's ambulance takes the deceased from the house to the burial ground free of cost, and lets five family members to travel along with the body.
The Grammy-winning rapper will sponsor the repatriation expenses for the victims who will be buried in Gambia
A person presumed dead showed up much to the surprise of his family, one week after they had performed his last rites.
Hundreds gather to pay respects at Sai Teja’s native village as brother performs last rites amid chants of Jai Jawan
In Kerala border, three Kerala ministers K Rajan, K Krishnankutty and K Radhakrishnan, along with the officials, received the mortal remains of Junior Warrant Officer Pradeep Arakkal.
General Rawat, 63, his wife Madhulika Rawat, and 11 other defence personnel were killed when a Mi17V5 helicopter carrying them crashed near Coonoor in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.
Family sources said this was done as per the advice of the priests of Mukti Mandap Sabha, Puri for the well-being of the family which has been going through hardships for many years now.