Ranchi (By our correspondent): 35 unclaimed bodies which were languishing in the mortuary of the state’s largest government hospital the RIMS for the last couple of months were cremated by the members of social organization Mukti on the banks of the Jumar river.
Earlier the members of the organization reached the mortuary and packed the bodies into bags after which they were brought to the
river bank on a tractor.
A common pyre was made at the spot after which all the 35 bodies were consigned to the flames amid complete Vedic rituals. Later a common prayer was also organised on the spot to pray for the peace of the souls of the departed.