Mauritius

 

Crematoria situated in 9 districts:

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

    Mayor:                            Mr Norbert Froget
    Chief Executive:              Mr Jaylall Mulloo
    Financial Controller:      Mr Daniel Lam Hing
    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:    Krishna Rutnee
    Secretary:    Ms Marei Aimee Bhujohory
    Treasurer:    Mrs S Madoubacas (Ag.)
    Date of Foundation:    1989
    No. of Members:    16

    7 crematoria situated at:

    • The St Martin Cremation Ground
    • (other locations unknown)

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2010 86 726 11.85
    2011 75 697 10.76

  3. Municipal Council of Curepipe (4)
    Queen Elizabeth II Avenue
    Curepipe

    Mayor:                          Mr Sunil Kumar Beedassy
    Chief Executive:          Mr Vineshsing Seeparsad
    Financial Controller:    Miss Pushadevi Viveka Mohabeer

    Number of members:    15

    4 crematoria situated at:

    • Bigarade Cemetery (2)
    • Trou Aux Cerfs
    • Tout Court Public Cremation Ground

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2010 166 455 36.48
    2011 242 581 41.65

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

    President:    Mr Lallchand Dhananjay
    Secretary:    Mr Teeluck Shyam
    Treasurer:    Mr Rungasamy Manogaren Naiker
    Date of Foundation:    1950
    No. of Members:    36

    28 crematoria (cremators) situated at:

    • unknown

    Statistics unknown

  5. The Moka Flacq District Council (42 cremators)
    District Council Office
    Royal Road
    Quartier Militaire

    President:    Mr Devendra Nath Choolhun
    Secretary:    Mr Ghovadarajah Naidoo Ramanjooloo
    Treasurer:    Mr Abdool Azad Moideen
    Date of Foundation:    1951
    No. of Members:    36

    42 crematoria (cremators) situated at:

    • unknown

     

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2010 623 855 72.87
    2011 767 954 80.40

  6. City Council of Port Louis (3)
    Jules Koenig Street
    Port Louis

    Lord Mayor:              Dr Mahmad Aniff Kodabaccus
    Ag Chief Executive:  Mr Jean Fran├žois Dorestan
    Treasurer:                  Mr Raj Gungadeen
    Number of members:  30

    3 crematoria situated at:

    • Port-Louis
    •  
      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2010 183 729 25.10
    2011 101 618 16.34

  7. Municipal Council of Quatre Bornes (3)
    St Jean Road
    Quartre Bornes

    President:    Mrs Marie Desiree Ariane Oxenham
    Secretary:    Mr Rajendranath Manna
    Treasurer:    Mr Sanjay Veerasamy
    Date of Foundation:    1896

    3 crematoria situated at:

    • Berthaud
    • Palma
    • Trianon

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2010 285 578 49.31
    2011 316 701 45.08

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

    Mayor:                            Mr Nooranee Allybocus
    Secretary:                        Mr Nandraj Dayal
    Treasurer:                        Mr Reshad Gaungoo
    Date of Foundation:       1963
    Number of members:       23

    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
    2010 *192 *571 *33.63
    2011 *526 *958 *54.91

    *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 Krishnaduth Sowamber
    Secretary:    Mr Mahendradut Seechurn
    Treasurer:    Mr Anil Kumar Raghooputh
    Date of Foundation:    1962

    No. of Members:    36 District Councillors

     

    1 crematorium situated at:

    • Belmont

    Statistics of Cremations

      Cremations Total Deaths % of Deaths
    2006 438 1,443 30.35
    2007 345 1,249 27.62

    Latest figures obtainable