SMC tells teachers to count bodies, backtracks later

Following allegations that the the civic body is not giving accurate picture of the death toll from Covid-19, the Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) on Friday ordered municipal school teachers and its own employees to stay put at the crematoriums to count bodies that come in for last rites. However, it later withdrew the order too.

SMC tells teachers to count bodies, backtracks later
Following allegations that the the civic body is not giving accurate picture of the death toll from Covid-19, the Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) on Friday ordered municipal school teachers and its own employees to stay put at the crematoriums to count bodies that come in for last rites. However, it later withdrew the order too.