The Hindu priest struggling to cremate India’s Covid dead 

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RamKaran Mishra is a Hindu priest who performs the last rites at the Ghazipur crematorium in east Delhi, on the frontline of India's Covid crisis. He's been cremating up to 150 bodies day after day, working long hours into the night. With no end in sight, and feeling abandoned by his government, Mishra must deal with traumatised families and an ever-present smell of burning bodies
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s c
s c 4 hours ago
*Trump, Balsonaro, Modi! What have they in common?*
Kanhaiya kumar
Kanhaiya kumar 5 hours ago
Perhaps, this is the enevitable destiny for entire macrocosm,..
Clip Zone
Clip Zone 8 hours ago
In a couple of months people will forget and next elections Modi will win again
Xi Jinping
Xi Jinping 12 hours ago
no one
no one 13 hours ago
if you didn't die from covid you would die from the smoke 🤣😂
Riyas Ahmad
Riyas Ahmad 16 hours ago
Dear modi are you blind, or not seeing this
Johnson Fernandez
Johnson Fernandez 16 hours ago
No corona virus this,is not true ok
Ankit kumar
Ankit kumar 16 hours ago
Please help to other countries 😭😭
PD OP 16 hours ago
I salute the people working at these place. Today my grandfather passed away. Never in my life was I so guilty. When he was boarding on the ambulance, he joined his hands to my family. Just before 7 days of his demise, he was so fine and nice. He sat with us drank tea and told us stories. I love you dadaji
Arshad Khan
Arshad Khan 17 hours ago
Na hi koi Jal paraha hai nahi koi Dafan yeh time aagaya dosto 🙏🙏abh bhi time hai soch kr vote krna
Gaurav Kumar
Gaurav Kumar 17 hours ago
The truth is most of the priest are cashing this situation to loot people for doing rituals and cremation
Lakshmi Kiran82
Lakshmi Kiran82 19 hours ago
Sir poojari appko 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏
Sanjay Pandey
Sanjay Pandey 19 hours ago
Modji Kuch Karo 😑 ! .
Peter Parker
Peter Parker 21 hour ago
This is what happens when you chose a religious extremism as your leader instead of an educated person. You reap wht u sow. No condolences from my side.
M Naeem
M Naeem 23 hours ago
Tex Willer
Tex Willer Day ago
Pray for India ❤️❤️❤️
The Explorer Penguin
My friends live in village area of bihar,they said whole villagers have symptoms of coughing, sneezing,fever and even they are not wearing mask properly..death begins🙄
doire aintu
doire aintu Day ago
I am a neighbor from nepal 🇳🇵 we are very concerned and pray from the bottom of our heart for the situation to become better
Sanju Day ago
India is the only country where the Corona virus is spread by having a wedding ceremony .... But the Corona virus is not spread by having a big election rally! 🙂
Leda Isenrak
Leda Isenrak Day ago
This is heartbreaking 💔😭😭 Stay strong India, we pray for you 🙏🙏🙏 🇮🇹 🇮🇳
Trellingstar Shira
Plus Air pollution so government should do something
doire aintu
doire aintu Day ago
Comment section - Congress & other opposition supporters - blaming government. The easiest thing for common people - Blame Government for everything
مجهول مجهول
Burying the dead under the dirt is better it's not a barbecue!
Hue Tran
Hue Tran Day ago
🙏🏻 🙏🏻 🙏🏻 We pray for the people of India.
najmus saquib
Modi ne Bharat Ka ketna Vikas Kiya h, Gujrat model.
Val Plush
Val Plush Day ago
Organizers of this show have been paid millions of USD. This MUST be investigated by Indian government as well as by international bodies. This is Holywood type of horror show to scare people!!!
Day ago
Prayers for all Indian, everyone should help their ways donate to known sources. This is global issue... so let’s help each other
syed qazafi
syed qazafi Day ago
Aak your gau mata help you. Pishab pity ho us ka.
seiom jvony
seiom jvony Day ago
anything unless you have washed your hands. Protect your love ones!
S. B Fpins
S. B Fpins Day ago
government is responsible for all this catastrophic damage
kashif ahmed khan
Kash ap log kashmiries ki bhi mushkilo ko samjho wo kese corona se lar rahy hy ap logo per problum Aai to bhagwan yaad a gaya kashmiris ka bhi socho waha 2 saal se lockdow hy sham on you peoples of india
Jhun Pinoy Mastery Trader
Praying for India
seiom jvony
seiom jvony Day ago
Liar & fool MODIS JUMLA vs india..
Yameen Bin
Yameen Bin Day ago
India not only cutting trees, but creating smoke and air pollution. Also disrespecting the human bodies. The international community must stop it.
Peirithoüs Day ago
Modi is useless💯💯💯 ! New leadership is needed in India 💯💯💯💯
Peirithoüs Day ago
Omg cremation out in open air⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️
Dare Drive
Dare Drive Day ago
Hum Indian ke sath aisa hi hona chahiye.. Kyoki humari ye mouten hmari bewkufiyon ki wjh se ho rhi h.. Hmne corona ko bhut hlke me liya.. Na rules follow kiya na hi. Regulation. Ab maatm mnnane baith gye h.. Kutto ki maut mr rhe h.. Smbl jao.. Yaaro
CPatwal Day ago
Comment section - Congress & other opposition supporters - blaming government. The easiest thing for common people - Blame Government for everything
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rinky patnaik
Kitna bheed hai..
Tây nguyên TV82
can i use this video of you
Sneha M
Sneha M Day ago
Birendra Sunwar
Talha Khan
Talha Khan Day ago
اے اللہ رحم کر ,🤲, 💔🇵🇰🤲🤲😢😢
mmpj twod
mmpj twod 2 days ago
I’m from America and sending my love to the people of India! This is all devastating
Gargi Bose
Gargi Bose 2 days ago
People are dyeing left & right situation is worsening,but not getting oxygen,and private hospital charging fortune,very depressing.
Adnan Rauf
Adnan Rauf 2 days ago
I am praying for india from pakistan
BENNY DIESELS 2 days ago
Liar & fool MODIS JUMLA vs india..
BENNY DIESELS 2 days ago
Fool MODIS JUMLA vs india..
mmpj twod
mmpj twod 2 days ago
The government should provide gas crematorium instead of using fire woods
Latheef Abbas
Latheef Abbas 2 days ago
Where is Indians . Please come on. It's now sanghi Bharath
Humanities class12
Abh kyu nhii lg rha lockdown india wants to know ??
I.H. Rajpoot
I.H. Rajpoot 2 days ago
Assalamo Alliakum Janab, Jab Russian ne test Covid ko research karlieyah hay or baad mein batayah hay k covid ko disperin Tablets Rs. 1.50 ki hay, jis se khatam kia jasakhta hay jaisa k Russia mein kia sab ko hospital se decharge kardiyah gia tha jo k sab k sab oxygen ventilator par the. ye sab logon ko azeeyat de rahe hain. jisko bhi saan ki problems hay plz disperin tablets dein wo bilkul theek hojainge ge or covid se khud chutkara hojaiega ga jaisa ke Russia mein kia gia hay.
yash Baral
yash Baral 2 days ago
yash Baral
yash Baral 2 days ago
Government shahi hai public chutiya hai isliye aaj ye dekhna padra hai
Tây nguyên TV82
Great video thanks you for sharing
Qaiser Waraich
Qaiser Waraich 2 days ago
I am sorry really sorry
J H 2 days ago
Sky Vlog Lovers
Sky Vlog Lovers 2 days ago
Sir namaste Jay Hind. 🙏🙏🙏Mujhe lagtahai dead body ka asthiya Ganga mai mat bahao. Mere khayalse ise karanseve corona fhel raha hai. So pls 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏
Malabee 2 days ago
There should be people distance
Ade septian Ridho
Stay strong India, this one too shall pass!
Krishna Kumar
Krishna Kumar 2 days ago
Handiwork of a megalomaniac lumpen at the helm and his army of blind devotees (andh bhakts or troll army as they are called in India). Bigotry all along.
nourdine bens
nourdine bens 2 days ago
الحمد لله على نعمة الاسلام
Lasaraung Bakri
Lasaraung Bakri 2 days ago
The government should provide gas crematorium instead of using fire woods
Pervaz Malik
Pervaz Malik 2 days ago
What a terrible site and unbelievable to see oh lord have mercy on these souls lots of prayers from Pakistan 🇵🇰
MD. Munna
MD. Munna 2 days ago
ভারতে কি দেখতেছি
Rahul Chauhan
Rahul Chauhan 2 days ago
बोलो राम जय श्री राम जी जय हनुमान जी
Rahul Chauhan
Rahul Chauhan 2 days ago
महाराज जी पब्लिक की किया गलती लोग ऐसे भी जिसके घर का चुलहा रोज के कमाने से जलता है कारोबार ही ठप तो किया करें इन्सान इतने भी बेदर्दी नहीं है लोग मरने बाला ओर मारने बाला कोई भी ला परवाह नहीं है। यह तो अंत होना ही आज नहीं कल भगवान के आदेश का पालन करो सब अजय अमर है किसी के मर जाने का ग़म ना करो जो हो रहा सब प्रभू के ही मर्जी से हो रहा यह आत्माएं है और सदा सदा के लिए अजय अमर है यह न अग्नी जलती है न पानी में डूबती है न किसी सस्त्र से काटी जा सकती है
Harjinder Singh
Harjinder Singh 2 days ago
Haan bhai bharat ki janta hi doshi hai iski sarkar koi jimmedar nahi hai kyonki tax janta ko dena hota hai hospital janta ko bnana.hai sadak janta ko bnana hai school janta ko bnana hai.oxygen plant janta ko bnana hai sarkar sirf khud aish karo aur corporater mitron ko fayda dena hai loot machi hai loot
Chatana Shahi
Chatana Shahi 2 days ago
SHALL WE PLAY 2 days ago
I saw some fools in the video making video of the last rituals....Shame on you
Azhari kodell
Azhari kodell 2 days ago
Lekas membaik India from Indonesia🇲🇨
Vic 2 days ago
Overpopulated, not obeying rules once lockdown is lifted and lack of medics. I watched they celebrated holy festival and other events full of crowds without mask. Basically waiting for catastrophe to happen...this is the result.
Yoshi Dindha
Yoshi Dindha 2 days ago
knpa dbakar?? biasa nya d rendam dlm air sungai gangga kan?
Ayaan Jamil
Ayaan Jamil 2 days ago
Each and everything is finished. Nothing is left.
Assassin 2 days ago
If shortage of wood for cremation use gharqad tree (lycium) it has potential
India mai esh time behut bura hal ho reha hai bhagwan mat kar esha sabhe behut pareyshan hai reham kar apney bachoo pay❤️❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏🙏
sanjay gupta
sanjay gupta 2 days ago
Shame on you bbc You are taking view by showing dead body India total deaths by corona = 2.3 L Usa total deaths by corona = 5.8 L What about this? Why not you are shoing this?
Shauka Hodan
Shauka Hodan 2 days ago
We are all together brothers and sisters in front of this terrible pandemic...... 🙏🙏🙏 we can only pray for all souls and their family ❤🙏 Italy pray for your country
smurf akoun
smurf akoun 2 days ago
I hope people in India could recover from that pandemic and learn from this tragedy
Sagar Puri
Sagar Puri 2 days ago
Same is happening in Nepal.
Sam love diary
Sam love diary 2 days ago
B JP ko janta Kbhi maf nahi kregi...yaad rakhna Bhaiya👍🏻 😭
Ashwani Singh
Ashwani Singh 2 days ago
बाप रे
Shauka Hodan
Shauka Hodan 2 days ago
Meus sentimentos Índia! 🇧🇷
ertugrul fire
ertugrul fire 2 days ago
IN India Modi buying always fighter jets for fight but never made hospital all money waste .. can rafale fighter help you at this time???
Mohammed Adnan
Mohammed Adnan 2 days ago
It was so expected where there is a population 1.3 billion. Why was the government sleeping and is sleeping 😡. It is very heart breaking.💔 I hope things get better. Much love from Pakistan 🇵🇰 and everywhere 🌍.
Samsher khan
Samsher khan 2 days ago
Modi government is sleeping
bineet singh
bineet singh 2 days ago
Kantaha baba ji 🙏
Dr. S.M Hoque
Dr. S.M Hoque 2 days ago
Babor i masjid ka paap lag gaya bharat mein
Eric Ewald
Eric Ewald 2 days ago
joyd 2 days ago
He is truly doing Gods work, not like phony gurus and Babas who only make USlift videos
Rumapriya Sonowal
Thus 2nd wave of covid has swept india like tsunami. Me and my husband recovered from covid recently. Fortunately we survived!!!! Almost 50 to 60 percent of my friends and near ones are infected by this 2nd wave..
Sujith Vaddi
Sujith Vaddi 3 days ago
world amazing , Covid19
balvinder singh
balvinder singh 3 days ago
Manvendra Srivastava
This is devastating. Majority of people are dying due to lack of oxygen. ।।ॐ मृत्युंजय महादेव त्राहिमां शरणागतम, जन्म मृत्यु जरा व्याधि पीड़ितं कर्म बंधनः।।
Edward Newgate
Edward Newgate 3 days ago
Should have canceled kumbh mela festival
Priscila Menezes
Priscila Menezes 3 days ago
Meus sentimentos Índia! 🇧🇷
Bishal Bist
Bishal Bist 3 days ago
azhar muhammad
azhar muhammad 3 days ago
Catherine Ewonkem
I blame the government.
Celeste Nicaragua
😥😥 hoooo Dios cuanto dolor este desastre mundial parece Apocalipsis.....😥😥😥🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏
Bibi Persaud
Bibi Persaud 3 days ago
Nature's way of depopulation! Birth control for everyone starting now!!!?
Luthfi Faz
Luthfi Faz 3 days ago
Di kubur aj ngapain di bajar udh tau pandemi mlh memperburuk kualitas udara dgn pencemaran udara