Burial of dead bodies in graveyard prohibited; DMC issues notice
| Thursday | 22nd August, 2019
A+ A-New Delhi: Locals had been burying the dead bodies of their relatives in the graveyard located in Uttam Nagar, J J colony since years.
The graveyard was allotted officially in 1967 when some people from old Delhi were inhabited there.
As reported by an Urdu newspaper, now a self-styled Muslim Administrative Committee Jama Masjid Uttam Nagar is not allowing locals to bury their deads.
Despite the fact that the graveyard is for all Muslims and the said committee has no right to take such decision.
Commission has asked the Board to reply to the notice by September 3.
Your support to NYOOOZ will help us to continue create and publish news for and from smaller cities, which also need equal voice as much as citizens living in bigger cities have through mainstream media organizations.
Stay updated with all the Delhi Latest News headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.