Srinagar, Mar 29: Only five people attended the last rites of Kashmir’s second Covid-19 victim at Sulanda village in north Kashmir’s Tangmarg area on Sunday.
Before him, a Tableegi Jamaat member from Sopore died in a Srinagar hospital recently.
Witnesses said that only five people, all close relatives of the deceased, attended his funeral prayers after wearing a protective gear.
As per the guidelines laid by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), no bathing, kissing and hugging of deceased COVID -19 patient is allowed and same was followed in this case also. (KNO)