Action demanded against man for interrupting funeral procession

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 12 Sep 2017 12:46:27


Staff Reporter,

Height of vehemence came to fore on Monday in Khiriya village falling under Adhartal police station after one self styled heavy weight stopped the funeral procession of newborn who died undergoing treatment at medical college and hospital. The rude man objected on the passing of funeral procession through his agriculture field just before the cremation ground. The family members of the deceased infant along with people accompanying the funeral procession staged massive dharna demanding action against the Dabang and to constructed path to cremation ground in order to prevent any other further torment to people going to cremation ground.

According to information commotion was reported in Khiriya falling under Adhartal police station on Monday when alleged Dabang stopped the funeral process of one infant who died undergoing treatment for pneumonia. The infant breath his last in Medical Hospital late night of Sunday and the body was brought to home on early Monday morning. Later, the funeral procession was taken out as large number of people from the region assembled for the funeral.

It is informed that to reach the cremation ground people from the region are compelled to pass through the agriculture field owned by Anil Vishwakarma. The funeral procession of the infant while approaching for the cremation ground was stopped by Vishwakarma and his fellow confidants who had erected fencing in path going to cremation ground.

The miscreant objected the passing through of the procession from his land, this made the people accompanying the procession highly resentful. The procession after being halted people accompany the procession staged a massive dharna creating commotion in the area.

On being informed police reached the spot and held talks with peeved resident and assured of action against the man who interrupted the funeral procession. Besides the people also demanded that a specific path must be made for people to go to cremation ground.

It was held that resident from the region had apprised the tehsildar about the hostile stance of Vishwakarma brothers who created trouble for people going to cremation ground. Despite repeated request made no heed was given by the concern department to construct approach road to cremation ground. Later the body was taken to cremation ground and the last rites were performed.