His family preparing for the funeral of a person who died of corona in a crematorium in New Delhi. (Reuters / 19 Nov 2020)
Maharashtra Coronavirus News: 716 new cases of infection were reported in Beed district on Tuesday, where the total number of cases of epidemics so far has come to 28,491. So far, 672 people have died in the district from Kovid-19.
He said that as the local residents protested against the cremation of the people concerned at the crematoriums in Ambajogai Nagar, the local authorities had to find another place for cremation where there was less space.
Ambajogai City Council chief Ashok Sabale told PTI, “The local people opposed the cremation of the dead in the crematoriums that we currently have, so we got one on Mandwa Road, two kilometers from the city. Had to find another place. ”He said that there is a shortage of space in this new temporary funeral home.
“Therefore, on Tuesday, we made a big funeral pyre and cremated eight bodies on it,” said the official. It was a big pyre and the dead bodies were kept at a certain distance from each other. ”He said that since the corona virus infection is spreading rapidly and due to this the death toll is expected to increase, the temporary crematorium is being kept A plan to expand and make it waterproof before the onset of monsoon is being prepared.
On Tuesday, 716 new cases of infection were reported in Beed district where the total number of cases of epidemics reported so far has been 28,491. So far, 672 people have died in the district from Kovid-19.