‘Inhuman’: outrage in India after coronavirus victim’s body moved with excavator squib

Two local administration officials in the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh were suspended after images of an earth mover being used to transport the body of a Covid-19 patient to a crematorium sparked outrage across the country.The body of the 70-year-old man, who died of Covid-19 in the town of Palasa in Andhra Pradesh, was seen on footage aired by local television channels being taken to the crematorium on an earth mover.The body was wrapped in plastic and put in the excavator’s bucket…
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