Respecting The Dead

Mail Today|June 3, 2020

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Respecting The Dead
Delhi DMs asked to identify land in non-residential areas for burial and cremation
Kumar Kunal

Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has instructed all the 11 District Magistrates (DM) of Delhi to identify additional space for the cremation and burial in their respective areas. They have been asked to ensure that these spaces are away from residential areas.

A letter in this regard has been written by DDMA Additional CEO Rajesh Goyal to all the district heads, asking them to urgently identify such spaces and intimate the authority regarding the same by Wednesday.

The letter has not just mentioned identification of space for burial ground and locations for cremation but also the space for putting up extra beds.


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June 3, 2020