Several articles describe the unique ways Covid-19 patients are being buried.
For example, in this Reuters article about Israel:
These included decontaminating and hermetically wrapping bodies in double layers of polyethylene. For Jewish dead, ritual washing of the body would be conducted in one of four special stations in the country, the document showed.
And this LA Times article about Iran:
Nor are they wrapped in traditional white cloth. They are covered in hospital plastic, marking them as victims — both young and old — of the coronavirus.
People die from viruses all the time but I've never heard of victims being buried in this way. What is unique about Covid-19 ?