Desmond Tutu Current Affairs, GK & News

What is ‘Aquamation’?

On January 8, 2022, the body of Nobel Peace Prize winning Anglican archbishop Desmond Tutu underwent aquamation in Cape Town. Aquamation is a green alternative to traditional cremation methods. What is aquamation? Aquamation, also called as alkaline hydrolysis, is a process in which the dead body is immersed in a mixture of water and a strong ..

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Who was ‘Desmond Tutu’?

Nobel Peace Prize winner, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, died at the age of 90 on December 27, 2021. Highlights Desmond Tutu won the Nobel Peace Prize for his opposition to racial discrimination in South Africa. In 1997, He was diagnosed with prostate cancer and underwent surgery. Tutu was subsequently hospitalized multiple times to undergo treatment for ..

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