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Cremation banned? Hindus in Pakistan's DIK forced to bury their dead ever since country's birth

Hindus in Dera Ismail Khan are forced to bury their dead due the unavailability of proper cremation grounds.

Sawan Chudhry, a resident of DI Khan, who had to bury his father Jawarya Chudhry after his death in 1965, says he still regrets not being able to cremate his father's body.

Mentions: Pakistan Dera Ismail Khan Islamabad