He was dead, he was dead for hours,He was confirmed dead by local doctors but he woke up just in time before his burial.A teenager astonished his family by waking up from the dead on the way to his very own funeral in India.

Following a dog bite incident last month in Dharwad’ village in Karnataka state, Kumar Marewad was taken to a hospital due to high fever last week by his family.

Given that the infection was taking over the 17-year-old’s body, doctors at Dharwad Hospital told the family that he would survive without life support after which the family made the difficult decision to take him off the ventilator. He was declared dead and his funeral proceedings have started.