The program -- ‘Kaaduvarai Siragukal’-- initiated by the NGO provides all necessary facilities required to conduct the last rites, free of cost.
Deputy chief minister K Narayana Swamy, Minister Peddireddy Ramachandra Reddy and district collector Narayan Bharat Gupta paid their last respects.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president JP Nadda, and several other leaders paid their tributes to the late leader at his residence in the national capital.
At that time, the Indian Red Cross Society sought volunteers to cremate bodies of victims, and Shyam Sundar stepped forward.
Jai Prakash, fondly known as Kalu Bhagat (60), does this going beyond religion, caste or any other socio-economic rigidities carved by the society.
In a humane gesture, Nagayalanka police on Monday performed the last rites of a 62-year-old woman, whose son died of Covid-19 three days ago.
Residents of Timmanapalem, Yerrubalem and Annangi villages in Prakasam district continued to prevent the last rites of Covid-19 victims.
"We wanted to conduct the last rites here, but in view of the coronavirus outbreak, it may not be feasible. Hence, the rituals may be performed in Mumbai."
The Subdivisional Magistrate (SDM) of the area took the initiative and performed the last rites on his own.
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Satish Reddy's mother, her sister, and brother landed at Renigunta airport on Friday night in the flight operated by the Centre as part of Vande Bharat Mission.
The last rites were performed at around 4pm in the city's Chandanwadi crematorium.
Along with Riddhima, five other people -- Bharat Sahni, Samara Sahni, Akshay Sahni and Drigalakshmi Rai -- got permission to travel to Mumbai.
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In case the person goes back from Odisha after performing the rites, his family and others who attended the funeral should remain in home quarantine for 14 days.
The court also said the bail application was totally silent on various aspects including record of recovery of the body of man's father who allegedly died by drowning, documents of cremation.
The nurse held the phone to Bill Pike's ear as his pastor Reverend Peter Walsh from New Canaan delivered last rites, which he described as "the most beautiful litany of prayer."