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Batla House gravedigger Allah Hu dies

If you live in Jamia Nagar then for sure you must be aware of this old man known as Allah Hu. He was a gravedigger at Batla House graveyard and was always seen interacting with people. He died on April 25 and was buried in the same graveyard where he used to bury others, according to a report first carried by

The portal also carried his photo.

“I am really sad to know that Allah Hu died. We never knew his actual name. But yes whenever I visited the graveyard I always saw him as he was the most-sought after man at least in Batla House,” Jamia Nagar resident Nasimur Rahman told OKHLATIMES.

Allah Hu lived in the graveyard premises with his family.

It is understood that the gravedigger was in poor health. Though his exact age is not know a resident said he must be more than 80 years old.

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