19 Mar '11, 5am

A fuel shortage is preventing families from cremating their dead in many towns ravaged by the quake and tsunami in Japan

A fuel shortage is preventing families from cremating their dead in many towns ravaged by the quake and tsunami in Japan

'We were told that it would be more than a week before the cremation could be done. We can't keep the body for too long because there is not enough dry ice,' Mainichi quoted one bereaved family member as saying.

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