During the April 12 military and police have taken to the streets of Guayaquil, the largest city of Ecuador, 771 body, it comes as victims of the epidemic COVID-19, and the people who died from other diseases. About this informed the head of the emergency headquarters Jorge Wated, writes El Comercio.
Some bodies lay in the street for many days. Relatives of the dead carried them out of the house and left, because he could not bury. Many had no money for burial; in addition, Guayaquil is faced with a shortage of coffins and chaos in the work of funeral services.
The service medical examiner identified the remains of 600 people, they were buried in the two cemeteries of the city, reported Voted.
As written, the edition of the Independentlast week the government of Ecuador sent in Guayaquil party cardboard coffins, and Vice-President Otto Sonnenkeller was forced to apologize to the nation and to recognize the damage to the image of the country.
Locals shoot and post online video about the events in Guayaquil.