Sri Lanka’s government says it will no longer force Muslims and Christians to cremate the remains of family members who have died from COVID-19.
The government had faced pressure from the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, the United Nations and Pakistan’s government to reverse the policy introduced almost a year ago.
Al Jazeera’s Bernard Smith reports.
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