This site uses cookies. By accepting cookies you can optimise your browsing experience. Read more.
Russia: No more rest in peace after coffin disinterred in Kaluga01:07

Russia: No more rest in peace after coffin disinterred in Kaluga

Russian Federation, Nekrasovo
February 27, 2018 at 09:15 GMT +00:00 · Published

Footage released on Monday shows a disinterred coffin in Nekrasovo village's cemetery in the Kaluga Region.According to a person speaking in the footage, an old man was buried in the cemetery on February 22. The next day his relatives reportedly returned to the cemetery only to discover the exhumed coffin and the grave vandalised.Relatives of the departed man allege that the act of vandalism may have been carried out by a local funeral company when they didn't order their service and conducted the burial themselves.It is also reported that the man was buried the second time but his coffin was exhumed once again the next day.According to local media, after relatives appealed to the police, they were reportedly told that they had no right for the burial because they did not have official papers for the family grave. The police also stated that the cemetery itself is officially considered to be closed. Nevertheless, the family of the deceased man claims that there were no notifying signs at the graveyard and that the local people continue to bury the dead there.

Russia: No more rest in peace after coffin disinterred in Kaluga01:07
No Account? Sign up!
Description

Footage released on Monday shows a disinterred coffin in Nekrasovo village's cemetery in the Kaluga Region.According to a person speaking in the footage, an old man was buried in the cemetery on February 22. The next day his relatives reportedly returned to the cemetery only to discover the exhumed coffin and the grave vandalised.Relatives of the departed man allege that the act of vandalism may have been carried out by a local funeral company when they didn't order their service and conducted the burial themselves.It is also reported that the man was buried the second time but his coffin was exhumed once again the next day.According to local media, after relatives appealed to the police, they were reportedly told that they had no right for the burial because they did not have official papers for the family grave. The police also stated that the cemetery itself is officially considered to be closed. Nevertheless, the family of the deceased man claims that there were no notifying signs at the graveyard and that the local people continue to bury the dead there.

Top downloads in last 24 hours
02:06
France: Nice church cordoned off following deadly knife attackFrance: Nice church cordoned off following deadly knife attack
October 29, 2020 at 13:54 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
02:33
France: Nice mayor vows to 'definitively destroy Islamofascism' following attackFrance: Nice mayor vows to 'definitively destroy Islamofascism' following attack
October 29, 2020 at 13:38 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
01:03
France: Police swarm church following death of three in Nice knife attackFrance: Police swarm church following death of three in Nice knife attack
October 29, 2020 at 10:21 GMT +00:00
Pool for subscribers only
00:53
France: Several injured, one woman 'beheaded' as police investigate Nice knife attackFrance: Several injured, one woman 'beheaded' as police investigate Nice knife attack
October 29, 2020 at 12:15 GMT +00:00
03:29
France: Tear gas flies as protesters rally against nationwide lockdown in ParisFrance: Tear gas flies as protesters rally against nationwide lockdown in Paris
October 30, 2020 at 03:04 GMT +00:00
00:43
France: Gunshots ring out as local captures moment police shot Nice church attackerFrance: Gunshots ring out as local captures moment police shot Nice church attacker
October 29, 2020 at 19:04 GMT +00:00
01:40
France: Heavy police presence outside Nice church after 3 killed in knife attackFrance: Heavy police presence outside Nice church after 3 killed in knife attack
October 29, 2020 at 14:36 GMT +00:00
01:13
France: Paris wakes up to second national lockdownFrance: Paris wakes up to second national lockdown
October 30, 2020 at 07:06 GMT +00:00
03:22
Colombian innovators create 'protective bubble' for children against coronavirus Colombian innovators create 'protective bubble' for children against coronavirus
October 29, 2020 at 14:53 GMT +00:00
02:29
France: Far-right group holds demo outside Nice church after attackFrance: Far-right group holds demo outside Nice church after attack
October 30, 2020 at 00:19 GMT +00:00
03:23
France: 'I'm afraid for our children' - Nice residents react to church attackFrance: 'I'm afraid for our children' - Nice residents react to church attack
October 30, 2020 at 00:12 GMT +00:00
01:41
France: Memorial set up for knife attack victims outside Notre-Dame church in NiceFrance: Memorial set up for knife attack victims outside Notre-Dame church in Nice
October 30, 2020 at 09:03 GMT +00:00
01:49
Nagorno-Karabakh: Shelling damages building near Shusha's historic cathedral Nagorno-Karabakh: Shelling damages building near Shusha's historic cathedral
October 30, 2020 at 00:54 GMT +00:00
01:54
France: Paris church bells ring out in honour of Nice knife attack victimsFrance: Paris church bells ring out in honour of Nice knife attack victims
October 29, 2020 at 14:35 GMT +00:00
03:02
Italy: Bar owners spill beer outside Lazio govt building to protest new COVID measuresItaly: Bar owners spill beer outside Lazio govt building to protest new COVID measures
October 29, 2020 at 09:22 GMT +00:00
03:20
Portugal: Surfers catch massive waves in Nazare after hurricane Episilon stirs up the AtlanticPortugal: Surfers catch massive waves in Nazare after hurricane Episilon stirs up the Atlantic
October 29, 2020 at 20:30 GMT +00:00
00:28
France: Police block off street near Nice church after deadly knife attackFrance: Police block off street near Nice church after deadly knife attack
October 29, 2020 at 15:19 GMT +00:00
03:09
Thailand: Tensions continue as thousands of anti-government protesters gather in BangkokThailand: Tensions continue as thousands of anti-government protesters gather in Bangkok
October 30, 2020 at 03:19 GMT +00:00
04:33
Peru: Psychologists dance, sing, and play with hospitalised COVID patients to help them recover in LimaPeru: Psychologists dance, sing, and play with hospitalised COVID patients to help them recover in Lima
October 29, 2020 at 15:41 GMT +00:00
View all videos