What Are The Rules for Handling Bodies of Covid Victims, Ensuring Hygiene During Cremation?
There have been many rumours and misinformation on social media platforms on how to dispose of the body of a suspected or confirmed case of Coronavirus. Different health bodies including Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in India and AIIMS, New Delhi have issued these guidelines for its citizens, debunking all the misinformation.
The country is under huge surge of Covid as the country recorded 261,500 new Covid-19 cases and 1,501 deaths in the past 24 hours, the government said on Sunday. It was the fourth consecutive day that the country recorded over 2 lakh cases.
Here are some steps and guidelines to be followed while handling Covid dead bodies:
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Basic hygiene and Covid protocols must be followed while handling dead body.