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OK to bury virus victims, locals told

JAKARTA: Authorities across some regions are trying hard to assure the public that the burial of Covid-19 victims is not something to be wary of, as reports emerged that some locals have rejected the idea of having bodies of deceased persons infected by virus buried in cemeteries near their homes.


Mistrustful of state, Brazil slum hires own doctors to fight virus

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Emerson Barata draws a circular map of Sao Paulo's largest slum, Paraisopolis, and begins to mark confirmed coronavirus cases in blue ink. At the centre of the favela of around 120,000 people, which crowds between luxury apartment blocks and high-walled mansions, he draws four dots.