Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Rayagarh, Apr 20:
A family from Andhra Pradesh who had recently come to Odisha were forced to tow their daughter’s body in a trolley for last rites after no one came forward to help them in Muniguda area in Rayagarh district.
The deceased was suffering from epilepsy since childhood and passed away yesterday morning.
As family staying in Dubey sahi who had come from Andhra Pradesh some days ago did not have any friends and relatives here were forced to carry the body in a trolley rickshaw for the funeral.
The visual of father-son taking the body of the girl in has sent shock waves across the state and raised questions about the lack of support for migrants coming from outside the state.