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New cemetery Gazetted and consecrated


All the administrative details have been taken care of to allow for burial to begin at the new cemetery in Fancy.

On Wednesday, January 21, SRO #2 of 2015 was Gazetted, authorizing the use of the new cemetery, to be known as the Fancy #2 cemetery.{{more}} The Order was signed by the acting minister of health, Dr Ralph Gonsalves.

And yesterday, January 22, at 3 p.m., the new cemetery was consecrated.

The cemetery will be used for the first time on Sunday, January 25, for the burial of the five students who perished on January 12 in the Rock Gutter tragedy.

One joint funeral service is being held on Sunday for the students, beginning at 10:30 a.m.