Persons who flouted the rule on Face mask in East Java were detained and ordered to dig graves for death coronavirus victims as punishment.
The People were made to dig graves at a public cemetery in Ngabetan village in Gresik regency after they were caught without a wear face mask.
The people being punished did not participate in funeral services but two were assigned to dig each grave.
Cerme district head Suyono said:
‘There are only three available grave diggers at the moment, so I thought I might as well put these people to work with them.