Muslim man organises last rites of Covid-19 victim, after his son refuses to take his body
Mohammad Umar along with others performed the last rites of an elderly man who had succumbed to Covid-19 at a hospital in Bihar’s Darbhanga town. They took the step after the deceased’s son Abhishek Mishra refused to take his body.
“After his son refused to perform his duty, we came out as social activists. With the help of some Hindu persons, we performed his last rites as per Hindu traditions,” Umar said….
Similarly, two Muslim men known as Mukhtar and Babloo performed the last rites of six bodies at a Hindu crematorium in Maharashtra’s Malegaon….