Ecuador orders cardboard coffins for coronavirus victims left in street

Ecuador is rush-ordering thousands of cardboard coffins to try to cope with coronavirus victims otherwise left rotting in the street, officials say. The nation’s second city, Guayaquil, has started getting a donation of 2,000 pressed cardboard caskets from local producers — and is ordering even more to help overwhelmed local cemeteries, Agence France-Presse says. The… Continue reading at New York Post