CORPSES OF PERSONS KILLED BY CORONAVIRUS CAN’T BE CLAIMED FOR BURIAL –LAI MOHAMMED
Written by thereachfm on April 3, 2020
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said that corpses of persons, who die of Coronavirus in the country can’t be claimed by their families for burial.
According to Mohammed, such bodies would be contagious and therefore must be handled by ministry of health officials.
Speaking in Abuja today, the minister who noted that the Coronavirus is very dangerous and contagious also drew attention to the fact that it is not just only capable of killing, overwhelming the healthcare system but also destroying the economy.
The Minister warned and reminded Nigerians not to forget that covid-19 corpses are not the type of that can be claimed for burial because it must be handled by the ministry of health in order to keep people safe.