Businessman Becomes Chief Undertaker in Ecuadorean City Hit by Coronavirus

Ecuadorean businessman Jorge Wated has run all the things from the national progress financial institution to the country’s version of Pottery Barn, but these days he’s employed his management techniques to depend and bury bodies.

Though a single of South America’s smallest international locations, Ecuador has the continent’s second-best number of Covid-19 deaths after Brazil. Virtually three-quarters of the victims lived in or close to the steamy Pacific port of Guayaquil, whose mayor when compared the devastation to “a Hiroshima bomb” hitting the town.