Drama of Block 65

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Karim Mottaghi

Karim Mottaghi is a teacher of photography at Tabriz Islamic Azad and Payame-Noor University.

The Problem

Drama of Block 65

Due to the failure to take timely preventive measures by the responsible institutions and organizations, the prevalence of Coronavirus has become more severe in Iran since March. Coronavirus continuously takes victims in all provinces and cities of the country. Dealing with the funeral and burial rites of the victims of this event varies according to each region's common traditions and cultures. In the common culture of Azarbaijan province, people pay more attention to funeral and burial rites and participate in them extensively.