A family looks at the funeral pyres for a Covid-19 victim in New Delhi. Photo: Xinhua A family looks at the funeral pyres for a Covid-19 victim in New Delhi. Photo: Xinhua
A family looks at the funeral pyres for a Covid-19 victim in New Delhi. Photo: Xinhua

Indian children struck by grief, loss and guilt as many lose parents to Covid-19

  • Counsellors and other groups in India are supporting a growing number of children who have become orphans or breadwinners overnight
  • Others are facing mental health struggles while being confined at home, as parents fear the double-mutant Covid-19 variant will claim their children

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A family looks at the funeral pyres for a Covid-19 victim in New Delhi. Photo: Xinhua A family looks at the funeral pyres for a Covid-19 victim in New Delhi. Photo: Xinhua
A family looks at the funeral pyres for a Covid-19 victim in New Delhi. Photo: Xinhua
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