Due to the rise in Coronavirus fatalities, Delhi's largest Muslim cemetery is running out of space for the burial. The administration of the Jadid Qabristan Ahle Islam, said that the number of COVID-19 bodies has been increasing since April 4, ANI reported. Jadid Qabristan Ahle Islam is one of the oldest and largest Muslim cemeteries in the city.
"We are now left with the space for the burial of just 150-200 more Covid-19 victims," Mohammed Shamin, the graveyard's caretaker said.
Shamim said that he is the third generation of caretakers in this graveyard, and has never seen so many funerals in a single day at the cemetery.