Srinagar: Between lockdowns implemented to prevent the spread of corona virus Jammu and Kashmir Muslims have cremated a Sikh man in K Ganderbal district. Officials gave this information on Saturday.
Officials said Punjab Ranvir Singh, a resident of, used to work as a carpenter in Wakura area of Ganderbal district in central Kashmir. He died a few days ago. Singh lived in a rented house with some of his co-workers in a village 35 km from Srinagar.
On receiving the news of his death, the local people informed the police and arranged the last rites. Tehsildar Ghulam Bhat of Wakura said that Singh was cremated in the presence of civil and police administration officials.