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The body of a black man, George Floyd, was placed in a church in the US city of Houston for final viewing


The body of a black man, George Floyd, was placed in a church in the US city of Houston for final viewing.


People flocked to pay tribute to Floyd in America, the body laid in Houston's church campus


During this time people gathered to pay tribute. More than five thousand people arrived in masks and gloves to pay their last respects to African-American Floyd and pay tribute.

Floyd died in police custody on May 25 in Minneapolis. A video of a police officer pressing his neck with his knee for about nine minutes was revealed.

This was followed by mass protests and violence throughout the US amid the Corona epidemic. Protests are still being held in many cities to protest against this massacre.

The dead body laid in Houston's church campus


The body of 46-year-old Floyd was brought to Houston Saturday night for the funeral. After this, the body was kept in a golden colored open coffin at the Fountain of Praise Church here on Monday to pay tribute to them.

The time was fixed from 12 noon to 6 pm for the last darshan. During this time, people from many other cities in America arrived here to pay tribute. Many people came to see Floyd for his last driving.

Floyd spent most of his time in this church. His body will be buried in the Houston Memorial Gardens Cemetery. This is also the grave of his mother Laurence Floyd. His body will be buried near Laurence's grave.

Governor met Floyd's family


Floyd's family has also moved to Houston, the largest city in the province of Texas. The province's governor, Greg Abbott, said he met Floyd's family on Monday and expressed his condolences to him. Harris County, Texas has officially declared June 9 as George Floyd Day.

Preparation of bill for police reform


The opposition Democratic lawmaker is set to introduce a bill in parliament for police reform. In this bill, several measures have been taken to curb police brutality.

Protests were witnessed across the US to protest Floyd's death in police custody. After this incident, several American provinces are also preparing to improve the police system.

An opinion by Trump and Biden


US President Donald Trump rejected demands not to fund or eliminate police departments. They said that they protect people by risking their lives. Democratic Party presidential candidate Joe Biden has also expressed his disagreement over this demand.

He said that he does not support such a demand. Biden met Floyd's family in Houston on Monday. This meeting lasted for about an hour. During this time, Biden listened attentively to Floyd's family members and expressed his condolences.

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