Erode crematorium, located on the bank of Cauvery river and run by the Erode Central Rotary Club, in association with the Atma Foundation and Erode Corporation, decided to collect an uniform cremation fee of Rs 3500, a release here said.
For normal cremation here, a fee of Rs 3,500 was collected and an additional charge for cremation at night and a special charge for corona casualties was collected so far.
Currently due to corona, people are facing monetary loss and loss of life in various contexts. So, to take part in the grief of the people, the cremation fee has been fixed at only Rs 3,500 for all types of loss of life.
Dr. Mahadevan, Managing Director, Atma Crematorium and Danapal, secretary said in a press release the additional expenditure for cremation in nights and corona related cases would be borne through donations.