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Urns containing ashes of COVID-19 victim tied on sacred fig tree as part of rituals at a cremination ground in Ghazipur.

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Urns containing ashes of COVID-19 victims remain uncollected at the Ghazipur Crematorium, in New Delhi.

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Urns containing ashes of COVID-19 victims remain uncollected at the Old Seemapuri Crematorium, as coronavirus cases surge countrywide, in New Delhi.

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Marked with numbers, the urns containing ashes from the remains of COVID-19 victims lie at an open crematorium set up at a granite quarry on the outskirts of Bengaluru.

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