Allow mortal remains of Indian expats who died of non-COVID-19 causes to be brought back without MHA NOC: Plea in Supreme Court

The plea states that bodies of Indian expatriates who died due to causes other than COVID-19 cannot be brought back to India, as Indian Embassies are insisting on NOCs issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Supreme Court of India
Supreme Court of India

A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court raising the concern of Non-Resident Indian (NRI) corpses lying abandoned in foreign airports, after Indian Embassies have started demanding a no-objection certificate from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) even for non-COVID-19 deaths.

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