CORONAVIRUS

Funeral pyres burn. Gravediggers know no rest. India’s COVID-19 crisis is a ‘nightmare’

David Pierson and Parth M.N., Los Angeles Times (TNS)
Posted 4/29/21

The bodies have burned for so long at crematoriums in the western state of Gujarat that furnaces have started to melt. Firewood for funeral pyres is rationed and sparse, …

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