The Hindu priest struggling to cremate India’s Covid dead

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. s c

    s c4 hours ago

    *Trump, Balsonaro, Modi! What have they in common?*

  2. Kanhaiya kumar

    Kanhaiya kumar5 hours ago

    Perhaps, this is the enevitable destiny for entire macrocosm,..

  3. Clip Zone

    Clip Zone8 hours ago

    In a couple of months people will forget and next elections Modi will win again

  4. Xi Jinping

    Xi Jinping12 hours ago

    😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭

  5. no one

    no one13 hours ago

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

  6. Riyas Ahmad

    Riyas Ahmad16 hours ago

    Dear modi are you blind, or not seeing this

  7. Johnson Fernandez

    Johnson Fernandez16 hours ago

    No corona virus this,is not true ok

  8. Ankit kumar

    Ankit kumar16 hours ago

    Please help to other countries 😭😭

  9. PD OP

    PD OP16 hours ago

    I salute the people working at these place. Today my grandfather passed away. Never in my life was I so guilty. When he was boarding on the ambulance, he joined his hands to my family. Just before 7 days of his demise, he was so fine and nice. He sat with us drank tea and told us stories. I love you dadaji

  10. Arshad Khan

    Arshad Khan17 hours ago

    Na hi koi Jal paraha hai nahi koi Dafan yeh time aagaya dosto 🙏🙏abh bhi time hai soch kr vote krna

  11. Gaurav Kumar

    Gaurav Kumar17 hours ago

    The truth is most of the priest are cashing this situation to loot people for doing rituals and cremation

  12. Lakshmi Kiran82

    Lakshmi Kiran8219 hours ago

    Sir poojari appko 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

  13. Sanjay Pandey

    Sanjay Pandey19 hours ago

    Modji Kuch Karo 😑 ! .

  14. Peter Parker

    Peter Parker21 hour ago

    This is what happens when you chose a religious extremism as your leader instead of an educated person. You reap wht u sow. No condolences from my side.

  15. M Naeem

    M Naeem23 hours ago

    Hi

  16. Tex Willer

    Tex WillerDay ago

    Pray for India ❤️❤️❤️

  17. The Explorer Penguin

    The Explorer PenguinDay ago

    My friends live in village area of bihar,they said whole villagers have symptoms of coughing, sneezing,fever and even they are not wearing mask properly..death begins🙄

  18. doire aintu

    doire aintuDay ago

    I am a neighbor from nepal 🇳🇵 we are very concerned and pray from the bottom of our heart for the situation to become better

  19. Sanju

    SanjuDay ago

    India is the only country where the Corona virus is spread by having a wedding ceremony .... But the Corona virus is not spread by having a big election rally! 🙂

  20. Leda Isenrak

    Leda IsenrakDay ago

    This is heartbreaking 💔😭😭 Stay strong India, we pray for you 🙏🙏🙏 🇮🇹 🇮🇳

  21. Trellingstar Shira

    Trellingstar ShiraDay ago

    Plus Air pollution so government should do something

  22. doire aintu

    doire aintuDay ago

    Comment section - Congress & other opposition supporters - blaming government. The easiest thing for common people - Blame Government for everything

  23. مجهول مجهول

    مجهول مجهولDay ago

    Burying the dead under the dirt is better it's not a barbecue!

  24. Hue Tran

    Hue TranDay ago

    🙏🏻 🙏🏻 🙏🏻 We pray for the people of India.

  25. najmus saquib

    najmus saquibDay ago

    Modi ne Bharat Ka ketna Vikas Kiya h, Gujrat model.

  26. Val Plush

    Val PlushDay ago

    Organizers of this show have been paid millions of USD. This MUST be investigated by Indian government as well as by international bodies. This is Holywood type of horror show to scare people!!!

  27. Day ago

    Prayers for all Indian, everyone should help their ways donate to known sources. This is global issue... so let’s help each other

  28. syed qazafi

    syed qazafiDay ago

    Aak your gau mata help you. Pishab pity ho us ka.

  29. seiom jvony

    seiom jvonyDay ago

    anything unless you have washed your hands. Protect your love ones!

  30. S. B Fpins

    S. B FpinsDay ago

    government is responsible for all this catastrophic damage

  31. kashif ahmed khan

    kashif ahmed khanDay ago

    Kash ap log kashmiries ki bhi mushkilo ko samjho wo kese corona se lar rahy hy ap logo per problum Aai to bhagwan yaad a gaya kashmiris ka bhi socho waha 2 saal se lockdow hy sham on you peoples of india

  32. Jhun Pinoy Mastery Trader

    Jhun Pinoy Mastery TraderDay ago

    Praying for India

  33. seiom jvony

    seiom jvonyDay ago

    Liar & fool MODIS JUMLA vs india..

  34. Yameen Bin

    Yameen BinDay ago

    India not only cutting trees, but creating smoke and air pollution. Also disrespecting the human bodies. The international community must stop it.

  35. Peirithoüs

    PeirithoüsDay ago

    Modi is useless💯💯💯 ! New leadership is needed in India 💯💯💯💯

  36. Peirithoüs

    PeirithoüsDay ago

    Omg cremation out in open air⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️⁉️

  37. Dare Drive

    Dare DriveDay ago

    Hum Indian ke sath aisa hi hona chahiye.. Kyoki humari ye mouten hmari bewkufiyon ki wjh se ho rhi h.. Hmne corona ko bhut hlke me liya.. Na rules follow kiya na hi. Regulation. Ab maatm mnnane baith gye h.. Kutto ki maut mr rhe h.. Smbl jao.. Yaaro

  38. CPatwal

    CPatwalDay ago

    Comment section - Congress & other opposition supporters - blaming government. The easiest thing for common people - Blame Government for everything

  39. Business knowledge

    Business knowledgeDay ago

    Heartbreaking😭😭😭😭😭

  40. rinky patnaik

    rinky patnaikDay ago

    Kitna bheed hai..

  41. Tây nguyên TV82

    Tây nguyên TV82Day ago

    can i use this video of you

  42. Sneha M

    Sneha MDay ago

    🥺🥺🥺🥺

  43. Birendra Sunwar

    Birendra SunwarDay ago

    Rip🙏

  44. Talha Khan

    Talha KhanDay ago

    اے اللہ رحم کر ,🤲, 💔🇵🇰🤲🤲😢😢

  45. mmpj twod

    mmpj twod2 days ago

    I’m from America and sending my love to the people of India! This is all devastating

  46. Gargi Bose

    Gargi Bose2 days ago

    People are dyeing left & right situation is worsening,but not getting oxygen,and private hospital charging fortune,very depressing.

  47. Adnan Rauf

    Adnan Rauf2 days ago

    I am praying for india from pakistan

  48. BENNY DIESELS

    BENNY DIESELS2 days ago

    Liar & fool MODIS JUMLA vs india..

  49. BENNY DIESELS

    BENNY DIESELS2 days ago

    Fool MODIS JUMLA vs india..

  50. mmpj twod

    mmpj twod2 days ago

    The government should provide gas crematorium instead of using fire woods

  51. Latheef Abbas

    Latheef Abbas2 days ago

    Where is Indians . Please come on. It's now sanghi Bharath

  52. Humanities class12

    Humanities class122 days ago

    Abh kyu nhii lg rha lockdown india wants to know ??

  53. I.H. Rajpoot

    I.H. Rajpoot2 days ago

    Assalamo Alliakum Janab, Jab Russian ne test Covid ko research karlieyah hay or baad mein batayah hay k covid ko disperin Tablets Rs. 1.50 ki hay, jis se khatam kia jasakhta hay jaisa k Russia mein kia sab ko hospital se decharge kardiyah gia tha jo k sab k sab oxygen ventilator par the. ye sab logon ko azeeyat de rahe hain. jisko bhi saan ki problems hay plz disperin tablets dein wo bilkul theek hojainge ge or covid se khud chutkara hojaiega ga jaisa ke Russia mein kia gia hay.

  54. yash Baral

    yash Baral2 days ago

    🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

  55. yash Baral

    yash Baral2 days ago

    Government shahi hai public chutiya hai isliye aaj ye dekhna padra hai

  56. Tây nguyên TV82

    Tây nguyên TV822 days ago

    Great video thanks you for sharing

  57. Qaiser Waraich

    Qaiser Waraich2 days ago

    I am sorry really sorry

  58. J H

    J H2 days ago

    COVID IS A LIE.. BEWARE DO NOT RECEIVE THIS VACCINE BEWARE

  59. Sky Vlog Lovers

    Sky Vlog Lovers2 days ago

    Sir namaste Jay Hind. 🙏🙏🙏Mujhe lagtahai dead body ka asthiya Ganga mai mat bahao. Mere khayalse ise karanseve corona fhel raha hai. So pls 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

  60. Malabee

    Malabee2 days ago

    There should be people distance

  61. Ade septian Ridho

    Ade septian Ridho2 days ago

    Stay strong India, this one too shall pass!

  62. Krishna Kumar

    Krishna Kumar2 days ago

    Handiwork of a megalomaniac lumpen at the helm and his army of blind devotees (andh bhakts or troll army as they are called in India). Bigotry all along.

  63. nourdine bens

    nourdine bens2 days ago

    الحمد لله على نعمة الاسلام

  64. Lasaraung Bakri

    Lasaraung Bakri2 days ago

    The government should provide gas crematorium instead of using fire woods

  65. Pervaz Malik

    Pervaz Malik2 days ago

    What a terrible site and unbelievable to see oh lord have mercy on these souls lots of prayers from Pakistan 🇵🇰

  66. MD. Munna

    MD. Munna2 days ago

    ভারতে কি দেখতেছি

  67. Rahul Chauhan

    Rahul Chauhan2 days ago

    बोलो राम जय श्री राम जी जय हनुमान जी

  68. Rahul Chauhan

    Rahul Chauhan2 days ago

    महाराज जी पब्लिक की किया गलती लोग ऐसे भी जिसके घर का चुलहा रोज के कमाने से जलता है कारोबार ही ठप तो किया करें इन्सान इतने भी बेदर्दी नहीं है लोग मरने बाला ओर मारने बाला कोई भी ला परवाह नहीं है। यह तो अंत होना ही आज नहीं कल भगवान के आदेश का पालन करो सब अजय अमर है किसी के मर जाने का ग़म ना करो जो हो रहा सब प्रभू के ही मर्जी से हो रहा यह आत्माएं है और सदा सदा के लिए अजय अमर है यह न अग्नी जलती है न पानी में डूबती है न किसी सस्त्र से काटी जा सकती है

  69. Harjinder Singh

    Harjinder Singh2 days ago

    Haan bhai bharat ki janta hi doshi hai iski sarkar koi jimmedar nahi hai kyonki tax janta ko dena hota hai hospital janta ko bnana.hai sadak janta ko bnana hai school janta ko bnana hai.oxygen plant janta ko bnana hai sarkar sirf khud aish karo aur corporater mitron ko fayda dena hai loot machi hai loot

  70. Chatana Shahi

    Chatana Shahi2 days ago

    Omg

  71. SHALL WE PLAY

    SHALL WE PLAY2 days ago

    I saw some fools in the video making video of the last rituals....Shame on you

  72. Azhari kodell

    Azhari kodell2 days ago

    Lekas membaik India from Indonesia🇲🇨

  73. Vic

    Vic2 days ago

    Overpopulated, not obeying rules once lockdown is lifted and lack of medics. I watched they celebrated holy festival and other events full of crowds without mask. Basically waiting for catastrophe to happen...this is the result.

  74. Yoshi Dindha

    Yoshi Dindha2 days ago

    knpa dbakar?? biasa nya d rendam dlm air sungai gangga kan?

  75. Ayaan Jamil

    Ayaan Jamil2 days ago

    Each and everything is finished. Nothing is left.

  76. Assassin

    Assassin2 days ago

    If shortage of wood for cremation use gharqad tree (lycium) it has potential

  77. PRAVEEN THAKUR

    PRAVEEN THAKUR2 days ago

    India mai esh time behut bura hal ho reha hai bhagwan mat kar esha sabhe behut pareyshan hai reham kar apney bachoo pay❤️❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏🙏

  78. sanjay gupta

    sanjay gupta2 days ago

    Shame on you bbc You are taking view by showing dead body India total deaths by corona = 2.3 L Usa total deaths by corona = 5.8 L What about this? Why not you are shoing this?

  79. Shauka Hodan

    Shauka Hodan2 days ago

    We are all together brothers and sisters in front of this terrible pandemic...... 🙏🙏🙏 we can only pray for all souls and their family ❤🙏 Italy pray for your country

  80. smurf akoun

    smurf akoun2 days ago

    I hope people in India could recover from that pandemic and learn from this tragedy

  81. Sagar Puri

    Sagar Puri2 days ago

    Same is happening in Nepal.

  82. Sam love diary

    Sam love diary2 days ago

    B JP ko janta Kbhi maf nahi kregi...yaad rakhna Bhaiya👍🏻 😭

  83. Ashwani Singh

    Ashwani Singh2 days ago

    बाप रे

  84. Shauka Hodan

    Shauka Hodan2 days ago

    Meus sentimentos Índia! 🇧🇷

  85. ertugrul fire

    ertugrul fire2 days ago

    IN India Modi buying always fighter jets for fight but never made hospital all money waste .. can rafale fighter help you at this time???

  86. Mohammed Adnan

    Mohammed Adnan2 days ago

    It was so expected where there is a population 1.3 billion. Why was the government sleeping and is sleeping 😡. It is very heart breaking.💔 I hope things get better. Much love from Pakistan 🇵🇰 and everywhere 🌍.

  87. Samsher khan

    Samsher khan2 days ago

    Modi government is sleeping

  88. bineet singh

    bineet singh2 days ago

    Kantaha baba ji 🙏

  89. Dr. S.M Hoque

    Dr. S.M Hoque2 days ago

    Babor i masjid ka paap lag gaya bharat mein

  90. Eric Ewald

    Eric Ewald2 days ago

    THE VIDEO IS FROM A GAS LEAK IN 2020!!! YOU ARE BEING LIED TO BY THE MEDIA!!! COVID IS A FRAD!!!!

  91. joyd

    joyd2 days ago

    He is truly doing Gods work, not like phony gurus and Babas who only make USlikes videos

  92. Rumapriya Sonowal

    Rumapriya Sonowal3 days ago

    Thus 2nd wave of covid has swept india like tsunami. Me and my husband recovered from covid recently. Fortunately we survived!!!! Almost 50 to 60 percent of my friends and near ones are infected by this 2nd wave..

  93. Sujith Vaddi

    Sujith Vaddi3 days ago

    🙏🙏🙏

  94. MONKEY YEYE OFFICIAL

    MONKEY YEYE OFFICIAL3 days ago

    world amazing , Covid19

  95. balvinder singh

    balvinder singh3 days ago

    MODI HAI TO MUMKIN HAI 😜🙃

  96. Manvendra Srivastava

    Manvendra Srivastava3 days ago

    This is devastating. Majority of people are dying due to lack of oxygen. ।।ॐ मृत्युंजय महादेव त्राहिमां शरणागतम, जन्म मृत्यु जरा व्याधि पीड़ितं कर्म बंधनः।।

  97. Edward Newgate

    Edward Newgate3 days ago

    Should have canceled kumbh mela festival

  98. Priscila Menezes

    Priscila Menezes3 days ago

    Meus sentimentos Índia! 🇧🇷

  99. Bishal Bist

    Bishal Bist3 days ago

    RIP

  100. azhar muhammad

    azhar muhammad3 days ago

    KERMA FOR DEHLI REMEMBERED FEB 24/2020.WHAT YOU DID WITH INNOCENT PEOPLE.

  101. Catherine Ewonkem

    Catherine Ewonkem3 days ago

    I blame the government.

  102. Celeste Nicaragua

    Celeste Nicaragua3 days ago

    😥😥 hoooo Dios cuanto dolor este desastre mundial parece Apocalipsis.....😥😥😥🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

  103. Bibi Persaud

    Bibi Persaud3 days ago

    Nature's way of depopulation! Birth control for everyone starting now!!!?

  104. Luthfi Faz

    Luthfi Faz3 days ago

    Di kubur aj ngapain di bajar udh tau pandemi mlh memperburuk kualitas udara dgn pencemaran udara