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Crematoria situated in 9 districts:

  1. Municipal Council of Beau Bassin/Rose Hill (2)
    Rose Hill
    Mauritius

    Mayoress:                      Mrs Mirella Chauvin
    Chief Executive:            Mr Basdeo Rajee
    Financial Controller:    Mr Daniel Lam Hin
    Date of Foundation:      1896
    No. of Members:    24 councillors

    2 crematoria situated at:

    • Chebel
    • Camp Levieux

     

    Statistics unknown

  2. The Black River District Council (7)
    Geoffroy Road
    Bambous

    President:    Mr Balmick Jeetun
    Secretary:    Mr Soondren Karupudayyan
    Treasurer:    Mr Valavdon Canagasaby
    Date of Foundation:    1989
    No. of Members:    16

    7 crematoria situated at:

    • The St Martin Cremation Ground
    • (rest unknown)

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2005 88 890 9.89
    2006 96 753 12.75
  3. Municipal Council of Curepipe (4)
    Queen Elizabeth II Avenue
    Curepipe

    Mayor:                   Mr Christian Laval Hurhungee
    Chief Executive:    Mr Jean Francois Dorestan
    Treasurer:              Mr Sanjay Veerasamy

    4 crematoria situated at:

    • Bigarade Cemetery (2)
    • Trou Aux Cerfs
    • Wooton

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2004 130 380 34.21
    2005 153 440 34.77

    Latest figures obtainable

  4. Grand Port Savanne District Council (28 cremators)
    Royal Road
    Rose Belle

    President:    S Mahamoodally
    Secretary:    J Mulloo
    Treasurer:    M Rungasamy
    Date of Foundation:    1950
    No. of Members:    36

    28 crematoria (cremators) situated at:

    • unknown

     

    Statistics unknown

  5. The Moka Flacq District Council (40 cremators)
    District Council Office
    Royal Road
    Quartier Militaire

    President:    Mr Tapeshwarsingh Bissoondoyal
    Secretary:    Sheilendra Peerthum
    Treasurer:    Mr Abdool Azad Mohideen
    Date of Foundation:    1951
    No. of Members:    36

    40 crematoria (cremators) situated at:

    • unknown

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2005 553 940 58.83
    2006 778 1,144 68.00
  6. Municipal Council of Port Louis (4)
    Jules Koenig/Maillard Streets
    Port Louis

    President:    Issack Ahmed Reza Goolam Mamode
    Secretary:    D Kawol
    Treasurer:    Raj Gungadeen
    Number of members:  30

    4 crematoria situated at:

    • Port-Louis
      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2005 153 521 29.36
    2006 179 603 29.68
  7. Municipality of Quatres Bornes (3)
    St Jean Road
    Quartre Bornes

    Mayor:        Mrs Regina Maudar
    Secretary:    Mr Jean Francois Dorestan
    Treasurer:    Mrs S L Virahsawmy Naidoo
    Date of Foundation:    1896
    No. of Members:    24

    3 crematoria situated at:

    • Berthaud
    • Palma
    • Trianon

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2004 285 615 46.34
    2005 353 745 47.38

    Latest figures obtainable

  8. Municipality of Vacoas-Phoenix (8)
    Town Hall
    St Paul Avenue
    Vacoas

    Mayor:                            Mr Chetan Rambans Dookun
    Chief Executive:             Mr Nandraj Dayal
    Financial Controller:      Mr Reshad Gavagoo
    Date of Foundation:       1963

    8 crematoria situated at:

    • Allee Brillant
    • Camp Fouquereaux
    • Cinq Arpents
    • Henrietta
    • Highlands
    • La Marie
    • Phoenix Cemetery
    • Solferino
     

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2005 *469 *907 *51.70
    2006 *465 *791 *58.79

    *The figures are for Phoenix Municipal Cemetery. The council does not have records for the cremations carried out on cremation grounds.
    N.B. Permits for cremation are issued including those at the Pheonix Cemetery by the Ministry of Health.

  9. The Pamplemousses Riviere du Pempart District Council (1)
    Royal Road
    Mapou

    President:    Mr Ranjiv Woochit
    Secretary:    Mr Sheilendra Peerthum
    Treasurer:    Mr D Harbungs
    No. of Members:    36 District Councillors

    1 crematorium situated at:

    • Belmont

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2004 42 690 6.09
    2005 55 553 9.95

    Latest figures obtainable