How is an amputated leg/limb buried?

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q. As salaam Wa Alaikum Please advise if there are any particular aspects / way of burying an amputation of Leg. Shukrun

A. An amputated leg/limb may simply be buried in the ground in a dignified manner. There is no particular procedure of burying an amputated leg/limb. (Shaami 2/199)

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