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With no Money to Perform Last Rites, Woman Donates Son's Body to Medical College


Another incident of apathy towards the poor has come to the fore, where a woman in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh was forced to donate her son’s body to Jagdalpur Medical College as she had no money to transport his 21-year-old son’s mortal remains back to the village or to perform his last rites.

The in-charge of the medical college mortuary, Mangal Singh also claimed that the family was very poor and had no money  to perform last rites.

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