The Madras High Court decreed there should be no discrimination against marginalised sections of the society in providing access to burial grounds.
Major cremation sites under the jurisdiction of the NDMC are located at -- Nigambodh Ghat, Inderpuri, Panchkuian Road, Mangolpuri cremation ground and Haiderpur cremation ground.
Even in 2009, hundreds of stone alignments were removed by the villagers who had used 200-300 truckloads of soil from there to construct houses.
The calf died after getting stuck in slush at Mazhavan Cherampadi near Pandalur in Nilgiris on October 2.
Restrictions imposed in Kashmir, mobile services shut as separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani laid to rest
The burial of 92-year-old Geelani, who passed away at his residence on Wednesday evening, was held at 4.45 am today, sources said.
In a shocking incident, four unidentified persons allegedly attempted to bury a baby alive at Gnanapuram burial ground in the city on Saturday evening.
Siddiqui's body arrived at the Delhi airport in the evening and was later brought to his residence in Jamia Nagar where a huge crowd, including his family and friends, had gathered.
To a query, both Prabhakar and Subbaragavulu said they understood the risk involved, but did not want to abandon their friend Pawan Kumar
Crematoria and burial grounds in Madurai could soon become hotspots of Covid-19.
Family tells me to quit but I need that Rs 200 to survive: Story of a burial ground worker from Chennai
Burial ground workers wish to get monetary benefits and better allowances, either daily or monthly.
Amid the second wave of the pandemic, the Tamil Nadu Muslim Munnetra Kazhagam (TMMK) in Coimbatore continues to offer decent burials and cremations to Covid-19 victims.
The state government is committed towards providing all possible help to those infected by Covid and their family members, CM Hemant Soren said.
Be it bidding COVID victims a dignified farewell, distribution of essentials or blood donation, the Sahrudaya Samaritans are just a call away for assistance.
Tired of running from pillar to post, they finally loaded the body on a tractor and parked it outside the block office.
Dr Nehginpao Kipgen (42), who headed the Centre for Southeast Asian Studies at the OP Jindal University in Haryana, died at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi.