lastminute newsPadma Shree Nominee, Who Has Cremated Over 25,000 Bodies, Can't Afford Treatment Due To Poverty SonDakika-Haberleri.Net
An 83-year-old Faizabad resident, who is said to have arranged last rites over 25,000 unclaimed bodies in the last 25 years and was chosen for a Padma Shri last year, is suffering from serious ailments but is unable to afford treatment due to poverty.
Mohammad Shareef, also known as 'messiah of lawarais lashen', has been bed-ridden at his home in Mohalla Khirki Ali Beg in Ayodhya.
His family is going through a financial crisis and they were still hoping for some pension to Sharif against his award so that they could afford his treatment, news agency ANI reported.
Mohammed Sharif said: 'I heard the news about it on TV but have not received the award so far.