THESSALONIKI, Greece, Dec 4 (Reuters) – Authorities in the Northern Hellenic metropolis of Thessaloniki feature dug dozens of Graves for the victims of COVID-19 afterward a precipitous increment in the phone number of deaths.
Greece has regulated a sec across the country lockdown later a ear in cases of the recently coronavirus.By Thursday, it had recorded 111,537 cases and 2,706 deaths.
Thessaloniki, a metropolis of or so nonpareil jillion and where the foremost nationwide cases surfaced in February, has been peculiarly voiceless attain during the bit Wave.
“We didn’t encounter many cases in the first lockdown .. There were very few cases (then) and it wasn’t every day. These days it’s daily,” aforesaid funeral services provider Stavros Chatzivaritis.
“There are between five and eight funerals, almost every day.”
At the Completo Ver Resurrection Completo Películas of the Lord Burial site in Thessaloniki, on the eastern root of Greece’s indorsement largest city, many fresh Robert Graves receive been open.The Hellene Eastern Orthodox chapel in the intensify conducts funeral services, with pallbearers in entire protective wearable.
The still in its memorial park is perforated by the appease chant of an Russian Orthodox priest, or by the thumping of the shovelled earthly concern striking the coffin, mantled in moldable.
Thither are flowers, just grieving relatives are unbroken to a minimum and at a outstrip.”To my beloved,” wrote nonpareil on a garland. (Reporting by Alexandros Avramidis; Written material by Michele Kambas; Editing by Janet Lawrence)