Mysuru: The funeral of a Hindu man who passed away due to illness has been carried out by a group of friends of the Muslim Social Organisation, as per Hindu custom here on Sunday January 9.
Linganna (65), a resident of the City’s Kesare passed away on Saturday January 8. However, due to a lack of money, the family was unable to cremate the body. Someone requested the assistance of a Muslim organisation. Initially the organisation funded and following that the Muslim organisation members themselves buried the body as per Hindu tradition.
Linganna is survived by his wife, a daughter, and a son, who is the family’s sole breadwinner. The organisation has also promised the family to support the education expenses of Linganna’s son who is studying in 8th standard.
The members of Care Social Foundation (CSF) participated in the cremation.