Constitution of India - Art. 21 - Right to decent burial/cremation as per their religious belief. Homeless persons dying in road.

Municipal Corporation to take all possible steps for decent burial of the unclaimed dead bodies found on the road. Unclaimed body is cremated in the Electric Crematorium. [Ashray Adhikar Abhiyan vs Union of India. AIR 2002 SC 554 : 2002 AIRSCW 554: 2002 (1) JT 41. G.B.Pattanaik & Brijesh Kumar (JJ)]