mortuary


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a building (or room) where dead bodies are kept before burial or cremation

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The agency said it offers free WiFi at the public mortuary parlor to be in line with the wide use of the internet and the trend of live streaming.
However, Leicester Royal Infirmary is a big and busy public mortuary with an equally busy post-mortem service.
A large number of the bodies are from Shinyalu, Khwisero, Navakholo and other parts of the county, but it is increasingly becoming difficult to handle the situation due to the limited facilities available at the mortuary," said the public health boss.
Public health minister Aileen Campbell apologised to his widow Maryan yesterday and said mortuary provision would be reviewed.
The team spent four hours in the mortuary examining the bodies and recording statements.
Each line represents a named operation or mass fatality incident handled by the Dover Port Mortuary, including the number of lives lost.
Bilal said that a sudden rush was witnessed as normally some 40 to 50 bodies were brought at this mortuary in a day but in the last 24 hours this figure had risen upto 200.
Anwer Kazmi, the Edhi Foundation spokesman, said that usually one compartment of the mortuary can accommodate 150 bodies and, when the need arises, an extended facility had been opened.
Students interested in a bachelor's degree in mortuary science must complete 52 credit hours of prerequisites prior to enrolling at Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science.
While the Indian Embassy told XPRESS they have no information about the case, mortuary authorities claim they always contact embassies for despatch of dead bodies.
SALTBURN'S historic seafront mortuary has been sold to an anonymous local businessman.
But her trip to the mortuary not only gave her the background detail to ensure her plot rang true.
Summary: CAIRO - She sits outside the big mortuary door, tears running down her face, lamenting the death of her nephew, Moustafa, one of the revolution's victims.
22E, published 25 May 2011, establishes policy and assigns responsibilities for the DOD Mortuary Affairs Program.
com)-- Recognized nationally as a leader in the areas of strategic community outreach, education and professional development, Laguna Hills-based O'Connor Mortuary recently carried the distinction of presenting to more than 100 industry peers on these topics at the 93rd annual Selected Independent Funeral Homes national convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.