Although they complied with all sanitary regulations during their service to the community, 50 servers in the municipality of Guayaquil lost their lives due to the coronavirus, which causes the covid-19 disease . This was confirmed on Wednesday April 22, 2020 by Mayor Cynthia Viteri.
The majority of the victims of the coronavirus of the municipal institution involved in the transfer of corpses left by the pandemic daily in Guayaquil and the country.
“Many of them collaborated in the transfer of those killed by the coronavirus to cemeteries,” revealed Viteri.
Despite this situation, the task does not stop, the staff of the Directorate of Justice and Surveillance , led by Xavier Narváez, maintains their support for the citizens who unfortunately have lost loved ones in the health emergency due to covid-19. They move the caskets from the houses to the cemeteries.
This Tuesday, April 21, 2020, they carried the coffin of a 65-year-old woman, who died without symptoms of coronavirus, from Francisco Segura and Rosa Borja de Icaza streets to the Suburb Cemetery. They also moved the coffin of a 62-year-old gentleman, who died of a heart attack, from the Siempre en la Lucha cooperative to the graveyard of the Suburb Battalion.