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A volunteer marks coffins at Central Jamia Mosque Ghamkol Sharif in Birmingham, which operated as a temporary morgue for the Covid-19 pandemic in April 2020 (Jacob King/PA)
A volunteer marks coffins at Central Jamia Mosque Ghamkol Sharif in Birmingham, which operated as a temporary morgue for the Covid-19 pandemic in April 2020 (Jacob King/PA)