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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  1. mohd ahmedali
    mohd ahmedali
    4 hours ago

    Ya Rab mere mulk ko bachale.....bahut hi kauf naak waqt aaya hai

  2. luffy rongui
    luffy rongui
    9 hours ago

    Please send help... Our govt can't do it

  3. Sharon Louisa
    Sharon Louisa
    20 hours ago

    Why are so many dying in India? Covid is not deathly for 98 percent of people. Only sick and elderly? I don't understand???

  4. Ketan Patil
    Ketan Patil
    20 hours ago

    western media has to understand sensitivity of Indian culture of last rites which is very personal to Indian family who lost their loved one... will you guys show cremation videos of COVID19 victims in US, UK or EU?... I saw nytimes report where they just showed scatter plot to represent death toll of 500,000.

  5. Hito Sumi
    Hito Sumi
    21 hour ago

    Man such a hard work I really cry for the people

  6. Basit Khan
    Basit Khan
    22 hours ago

    ache din aagaye as was promised by feku modi.😞

  7. KUMAR GAUTAM
    KUMAR GAUTAM
    Day ago

    Kisi kabrastan ka hal bhi dikha do

  8. MRT warriorS
    MRT warriorS
    Day ago

    Ishwar kuch nahi krega,khud sudro 🙏🙏don't wait for 3rd wave plz stay home & follow all the precautions

  9. Ratan Gurjar
    Ratan Gurjar
    Day ago

    🙏

  10. Sudesh Bhalerao
    Sudesh Bhalerao
    Day ago

    Holi se saab suruvat hui hai iski

  11. imtiaz rezvi
    imtiaz rezvi
    Day ago

    🤣🤣🤣seems like bbq party

  12. ɪʙɴᴜ ᴀʙɪ ᴍᴜsᴛᴀǫɪᴍ
    ɪʙɴᴜ ᴀʙɪ ᴍᴜsᴛᴀǫɪᴍ
    2 days ago

    😷

  13. Making bread nitrally Block work
    Making bread nitrally Block work
    2 days ago

    I wonder what those people kali and shiva are doing must of forgotten about people🤣🤣

  14. SK. Creations
    SK. Creations
    2 days ago

    Praying for India

  15. ganshika sharma
    ganshika sharma
    2 days ago

    Modi loss

  16. Vasu Karumuri
    Vasu Karumuri
    2 days ago

    1:21 I felt like a body at last right moved a little... Did anyone felt like same???

  17. Elvira James
    Elvira James
    2 days ago

    The fuzzy geranium lilly spell because picture supposedly test within a sturdy russian. deeply, green grey grieving hardhat

  18. Sarnab Basu
    Sarnab Basu
    2 days ago

    No fault of the government, I think the people are careless so this happened. And lockdown cannot be the solution for covid. We should love ourselves and our family and maintain all the guidelines of WHO

  19. KarthikSoun
    KarthikSoun
    3 days ago

    We used to watch in TV people dieing in US and EU thinking we are immune, it was the lockdown that saved an early disaster in India, we recognize our mistake now and we feel sorry for EU and US now. We stumbled in April but not anymore hopefully.

  20. S SINDHU
    S SINDHU
    3 days ago

    This covid-19 is literally excruciating I pray for each and every people to overcome from this tragic.I wish this problematic situation could end up too fast...Please strengthen yourself guys...All will be alright.

  21. India 24*7
    India 24*7
    3 days ago

    Gunaah h govt ka laparvaahi nahi...lekin saja kon de😔

  22. Tayyabali Ansari
    Tayyabali Ansari
    3 days ago

    Yogi toh bolta tha yaha koi cheez ki kami nahi hai phir yah kya hai

  23. श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    3 days ago

    तुम्हारे पास जमीन बहुत ज्यादा और जनसंख्या बहुत ही कम, दुसरे मुल्कों की लूटी हुई दोलत तुम्हारे पास, परंतु यदि सनातनी ऐक हो जाये और इन दल्ले जयचंदो की गर्मागर्म सिकाइ कर दे तो, सनातन संस्कृति विश्व में पहली ताकत हो सकती उ

  24. श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    4 days ago

    तुम तो समपन्न मानते हो अपने आप को, फिर क्या हुआ था, कहाँ गए तुम्हारे इंफ्रास्ट्रक्चर, भारत की वैक्सीन वर्ल्ड की बेस्ट वैक्सीन है

  25. श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    4 days ago

    वामपंथी गद्दार भ्रष्ट लोग और बिकाऊ लोग जो चंद रुपयो के लिए यहाँ सनातन संस्कृति का मजाक बनवा रहे हैं डूब मरो चुल्लू भर पानी में, तुम पैसे के लिए अपने...... थू

  26. श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    श्रीमद्भागवत गीता
    4 days ago

    भूल गए तुम्हारी इटली और पश्चिमी देशों में क्या कहर आया था, लेकिन हमने तुम्हारी कोई डाक्यूमेंट्री नहीं बनाइ थी, ये सनातन संस्कृति के साथ आप लोगो ने बहुत ही भद्दा और शर्म सार करने वाला मजाक किया है, हमें तुम्हारी झूठी और दोगली राजनिति से घृणा होती है Shame on you

  27. V-Docs
    V-Docs
    4 days ago

    The people who have lost their family members.....will they ever vote for BJP government in the future?

  28. Kapila Kumara
    Kapila Kumara
    4 days ago

    😭😭😭😭😭

  29. Suhrab Hussain
    Suhrab Hussain
    4 days ago

    Why-open.lockddown.why.why.why

  30. elva136
    elva136
    4 days ago

    So Brahmins are able to send off the dead with proper cremation and honor while the Dalits are forced to dump the bodies in the river? Are you serious?

  31. elva136
    elva136
    4 days ago

    "Ishwar se hi yahi pratharna hai humari" While the mask is literally hanging off of his nose.

  32. Jolly Lyngdoh
    Jolly Lyngdoh
    4 days ago

    This video should have background music, 30SecondsToMars - Pyres of Varanasi.

  33. nancy endicott
    nancy endicott
    4 days ago

    Maybe India was injected with covid to have this epidemic. India contains 20 percent of world population. The eugenists controlling the covid is targeting india

  34. Jori Wang
    Jori Wang
    4 days ago

    Hopefully your government will deal with this terrible situation sooner rather than later.

  35. Acroso Nakm
    Acroso Nakm
    4 days ago

    hahahhahahha

  36. Sabbir Ahmed
    Sabbir Ahmed
    4 days ago

    99

  37. syed jahangirtanveer
    syed jahangirtanveer
    4 days ago

    I'm from Hyderabad

  38. syed jahangirtanveer
    syed jahangirtanveer
    4 days ago

    I pray plz forgive us

  39. syed jahangirtanveer
    syed jahangirtanveer
    4 days ago

    Aameen

  40. Ms adory
    Ms adory
    4 days ago

    😭😭😢😥

  41. Ritesh Ranjan
    Ritesh Ranjan
    4 days ago

    Indian media

  42. Sunny stoner
    Sunny stoner
    4 days ago

    Modi gee we need one big world's tallest statue frm south indian people's we don't need hospitals nd remember this our money not ur own risk 😔👊

  43. Renjith Mathew
    Renjith Mathew
    4 days ago

    Thank you World for praying and helping Us🙏

  44. 금평
    금평
    4 days ago

    미국을 비롯 선진국들은 인도에 이동식 화장차를 지원해줘야하는거 아니냐?? 전통화장은 상황을 악화시킬듯..

  45. Highrange updates
    Highrange updates
    5 days ago

    Just check 'Unnao' district in india.

  46. Highrange updates
    Highrange updates
    5 days ago

    This news is about a small place in india. just check local newschannels you will wonder

  47. WAZ UDDIN
    WAZ UDDIN
    5 days ago

    মোদির স্বেচ্ছাচারিতা দেশটিকে মহা সংকটে ফেলেছে।

  48. Highrange updates
    Highrange updates
    5 days ago

    Modi government is the only reason behind this pathetic situation of my India.

  49. li ko
    li ko
    5 days ago

    .totally govt is responsible for this ....sab se pahle medicine banae...ye modi to thali bajaoo...diya jalaoo ...bola...kya bandar PM mila india kuu....such me ...india ki badkis mati hai

  50. ANI Siswati
    ANI Siswati
    5 days ago

    😭😭😭😢😢😢 sedih banget tsunami covid-19 di india subhanllah

  51. Sourangshu Chatterjee
    Sourangshu Chatterjee
    5 days ago

    Lot of thaks for this service. 🙏🙏🙏

  52. अतुल शर्मा
    अतुल शर्मा
    5 days ago

    I wish Britain won't throw it's dead bodies in sea.

  53. Meenu Kothari
    Meenu Kothari
    5 days ago

    Salute

  54. Abdul hannan Mohammad
    Abdul hannan Mohammad
    5 days ago

    Super vikas prush modi ji is not interested to work for Indian people. Super vikas prush modi ji working like Slaves of big business mafia.

  55. Md. Razi Daudi
    Md. Razi Daudi
    5 days ago

    Chor sarkar

  56. ADITYA SAHU
    ADITYA SAHU
    5 days ago

    Par day 30k to 35k death government not show data in world and Indian people the Ganga river footing maney ded body I am india Help india people

  57. SHARIQ Salman
    SHARIQ Salman
    5 days ago

    😭 why u can't burry dead ones

  58. Raees Romaan Khaan
    Raees Romaan Khaan
    5 days ago

    THIS IS LITERALLY DEVASTATING AND HEART BREAKING MATES! I SYMPATHIZE PRAY AND STAND WITH PEOPLE OF INDIA. NOW GIVE ME MORE THUMBS UP THEN THIS WHITE CAT ROXY REYES!!! JAI HIND!

  59. Sahil. Sahil.gujjar
    Sahil. Sahil.gujjar
    5 days ago

    Modi jindda bad jay modi har har modi ghar ghar modi

    1. ꧁SANDEEP꧂ ꧁SINGH꧂
      ꧁SANDEEP꧂ ꧁SINGH꧂
      4 days ago

      L😂😂

  60. 박지연
    박지연
    5 days ago

    Someone help Indian people plz

  61. Osama Manan2
    Osama Manan2
    5 days ago

    Shout out to all covid survivors and condolences to the family of deceased.

  62. mousumi roy
    mousumi roy
    5 days ago

    Indian media trying to hide all to help PM. No oxygen nothng, PM fund spnd on his new house 20.000cr

  63. Kartik Sarkar
    Kartik Sarkar
    5 days ago

    B

  64. Suresh Vadivel
    Suresh Vadivel
    6 days ago

    Mismanagement by government

  65. seema sharma
    seema sharma
    6 days ago

    Sari duniya roo rhe h government soo gye

  66. seema sharma
    seema sharma
    6 days ago

    Ye kaise government hai dekhe lo

  67. Njoroge Kuria
    Njoroge Kuria
    6 days ago

    Just believe in supreme being the creator of heaven and earth and all the plague of illness will disappear 🇰🇪🇰🇪🇰🇪

  68. Kartik tiwari Tiwari
    Kartik tiwari Tiwari
    6 days ago

    भगवान रक्षा करो सभी की😭🙏

  69. ISHWAR SAPKAL
    ISHWAR SAPKAL
    6 days ago

    Modi gov totaly failure

    1. bilishu aliss
      bilishu aliss
      6 days ago

      INDIA' ACCORDING TO BALAGANGADHAR TILAK N GOLWALKER' WRITTEN N PUBLISHED IN1903 BOOK. NATIVES FORCEFULLY CONVERTED INTO HINDUISM N

  70. The Three Thunders
    The Three Thunders
    6 days ago

    Jaat paat aur Dharm se mukti milti hain yehaan

  71. Brijesh Ruchi Srivastava
    Brijesh Ruchi Srivastava
    6 days ago

    साले ये विदेशी मीडिया अपने यहां के लोगों के अंतिम संस्कार का video नहीं बनाते हैं क्यूंकि ये मरने वालों की गरिमा के खिलाफ होता है और ये भारत में आ के श्मशान में जा कर video बना रहे हैं, ये सब भारत और मोदी जी को बदनाम करने की साजिश है, कुत्ते साले,, लाशों पर अपनी रोटियाँ सेक रहे है

  72. Rani hna47 Rani hna47
    Rani hna47 Rani hna47
    6 days ago

    الحمد الله على نعمة الإسلام

  73. Fun & Funny videos
    Fun & Funny videos
    6 days ago

    China made this corona virus, . one day whole world will teach u lesson. lets make a public opinion against China. share it everywhere pls. Don't use Chinese product.

  74. Inder Asfani
    Inder Asfani
    6 days ago

    Malik rahm kare ameeen

  75. tanermugenrr
    tanermugenrr
    6 days ago

    chinas biological weapon experiments should be punished !

  76. Luna Romanov
    Luna Romanov
    6 days ago

    this was an attack

  77. adi dodols
    adi dodols
    7 days ago

    Certification Of Vaccination IDentification 1 abjad A = artificial 9 abjad I = intelligence Welcome to the DAJJALISME WELCOME TO ZOMBIES WORLD Poblem = buat virus Reaksi = buat bantuan ( BLT & BST ) Solusi = buat vaksin PSBB = Penjajahan Secara Besar-Besaran ( toko tutup, kantor tutup ) PSBB = Pembodohan Secara Bertubi-Bertubi ( sekolah mandeg, pake masker ) PSBB = Penjajahan Secara Blak-Blakan( dilarang mudik, pake swab, rapid test )😢

  78. Naresh Solanki
    Naresh Solanki
    7 days ago

    Total failure of the government

  79. Manoj Prasad
    Manoj Prasad
    7 days ago

    Very pathetic, incompetent government should be shaked

  80. Gurmeet Kaur
    Gurmeet Kaur
    7 days ago

    Arch rivals of china that is india & US are most affected by this pandemic - reality

  81. PUBG Addict
    PUBG Addict
    7 days ago

    4:31 hats off

  82. Laugh-out-Your-sorrows
    Laugh-out-Your-sorrows
    7 days ago

    Unfortunate fruits of Democracy. Heart-bleeding situation. Upcoming elections were a priority. Election campaign voters are dying. May the sufferings ease ASAP.

  83. Abid Mustafa
    Abid Mustafa
    7 days ago

    Praying for India from Pakistan Hopefully this nightmare will end for you soon. ❤️ Remember Kashmiris also in your view , they are also facing problem.

  84. Walter B
    Walter B
    7 days ago

    Idolatry, superstitions n rituals +corruption in full throttle in all aspects of life. This EGYPTIAN N MESOPOTAMIAN HINDUISM BROUGHT CURSE TO MY INDIA. KUMBH MELA, IDOLS IMMERSION N VARIOUS SACRIFICES INCLUDING HUMAN SACRIFICES POISONS WATER IN THE RIVERS N AIR, THIS POISONED WATER PEOPLE IN DOWN DRINK, ANIMALS DRINK N USED FOR AGRICULTURE THUS EVERY THING IS POISONED. THUS BRING DESTRUCTION N CURSE ON THE COUNTRY. HINDUISM ORIGINALLY NOT INDIA' ACCORDING TO BALAGANGADHAR TILAK N GOLWALKER' WRITTEN N PUBLISHED IN1903 BOOK. NATIVES FORCEFULLY CONVERTED INTO HINDUISM N DEGRADED AS BORN FROM BRAHMINS FOOT. EVEN THE NUMBERS THEY GIVE FOR INFECTION N DEATH IS FALSE. REAL NUMBER IS MORE THEN 20-30% ABOVE. THIS IS HOW SANATHANA DHARAM CONVERTED INDIA.

  85. selvarajan govindasamy
    selvarajan govindasamy
    7 days ago

    Today India is the centre of the galaxies

  86. PoWer Of MaKeUp1608
    PoWer Of MaKeUp1608
    7 days ago

    Nebulizer hr ghr me hona chahiye 4,5 mint lgao ziyada nahi but bar bar lga skty ho mujy osi ne bchaya he.

  87. Abdullah Umair
    Abdullah Umair
    7 days ago

    Indian army killed innocent Kashmiri and the result is carona death virus

  88. Abhishek vajpeyi
    Abhishek vajpeyi
    7 days ago

    what next

  89. Mann Made
    Mann Made
    7 days ago

    So horrible. Really hard to watch this video.

  90. edca poik
    edca poik
    7 days ago

    now compare that with how they have managed in china.

  91. Yuvi Mikal Sharma
    Yuvi Mikal Sharma
    7 days ago

    Gormint ki laparwahi hai ? ...bhai saab ye wo log hai jo khud laparwaah thei jo aaj cheetah mein lete hai.....Aur jo log apna khayal rakhe hai wo aaj zinda hai aur youtube, news channels mein cheetah jalte dekh rahe hai.....to saalon issmein Gormint ka dosh kaise hai ? mane kuch bhi ho to GORMINT khud ki responsibility nahi hai ......mane GORMINT ka oxygen milte hi 100% theek ho jaoge...bhailog saachayee ko maan lo ki KUCH BHI KAAM NAA AANA, NAA GORMINT KA OXYGEN AUR NAA KOI DAWAI....bach gaye to theek nahi to nikal lo kailash ya baikunt lok ki orr

    1. Yuvi Mikal Sharma
      Yuvi Mikal Sharma
      7 days ago

      @bilishu aliss yes

    2. bilishu aliss
      bilishu aliss
      7 days ago

      if you didn't die from covid you would die from the smoke 🤣😂

  92. Sharon Smith
    Sharon Smith
    7 days ago

    This need to be addressed..a cremation sytem needs to be built. So smk can go straight up... This is also unhealthy.

    1. Kartik Kapil
      Kartik Kapil
      7 days ago

      This can't be changed because it's a part of India's culture. People are extremely religious over here.

  93. Sach S
    Sach S
    8 days ago

    Modi is responsible for this, but the brahmin priest will always support Modi!

  94. young nick
    young nick
    8 days ago

    愿世界平安

  95. ram das
    ram das
    8 days ago

    Bhagwan usko pariwar ko achhi rakha

  96. ram das
    ram das
    8 days ago

    China ko duniya ka map sa mita dana chaiya

  97. Agni Pushp
    Agni Pushp
    8 days ago

    Why do not you show the Same of Usa, Britain etc?

  98. Maaz Hasan
    Maaz Hasan
    8 days ago

    जो goverment इतनी बड़ी बड़ी रेलिया कर रही थी। पब्लिक भी चूतिया जो इनके रैलियों में गयी

  99. abbsnn cose
    abbsnn cose
    8 days ago

    Thanks all for your condolences. We has suffered a lot . may be it will take time to heal but soon we will recover..

    1. Khan Jee
      Khan Jee
      7 days ago

      You have a pretty attractive look style.corona virus can't nothing of you.stay blessed.

  100. M irshad Azeem
    M irshad Azeem
    8 days ago

    Say kalma u born like a baby.ur all previous sins will be for given