Kashmir: Authorities on Thursday booked a family of a COVID-19 victim for allegedly violating the burial protocol in C A Khan village in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. “However the relatives of the deceased gathered in large number and did not adhere to the guidelines laid down by the government from time to time. This act of the public gathering at the funeral resulted in great threat to the public health” the official said. He said the family went ahead with bathing the body and even put it for homage in violation of the set protocol. 76 of 2021 U/s 269 188 has been registered in Police Station Bandipora and investigation has been set into motion.