Malaysia's undertakers overwhelmed with Covid-19 deaths

Volunteer undertakers say they are seeing up to 10 cases a day now, as Malaysia faces its worst outbreak since February last year.
Volunteer undertakers say they are seeing up to 10 cases a day now, as Malaysia faces its worst outbreak since February last year.PHOTO: BERNAMA

KUALA LUMPUR - With deaths from Covid-19 soaring this year and hitting an all-time high of 126 on June 2, undertakers in Malaysia are overwhelmed as they struggle to handle the cases, while trying to keep themselves safe from infection.

Volunteer undertakers say they are seeing up to 10 cases a day now as the country faces its worst outbreak since February last year.

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