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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 10 (ANI): The family of 25-year-old Mahesh Yerunkar -- who died in a road accident -- decided to donate his organs once declared brain dead after sustaining multiple fractures when admitted to JJ Hospital on Friday.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 10 (ANI): A Delhi court on Friday dismissed a petition by an NGO that sought permission to meet four convicts in the Nirbhaya rape case to convey them a message regarding organ donation.
New Delhi [India], Jan 9 (ANI): Road Anti-Corruption Organisation (RACO), an NGO, has filed a petition in Delhi's Patiala House Court for organ donation of convicts of Nirbhaya gangrape case against whom death warrant has been issued.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Nov 12 (ANI): In a bid to promote organ donation, state Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has announced an annual award in the name of 'Suraj' of Ganjam district, whose parents' donated six vital organs of their brain-dead son to save lives of others.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], Oct 1 (ANI): On the occasion of National Voluntary Blood Donation Day, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Tuesday inaugurated a blood donation camp at Janta Darshan Hall of CM's residence here and urged people to donate blood and organs.
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): Roughly 5 lakh people die annually in India due to lack of an organ donor but with less than one per million people opting to donate, the organ donation rate in the country is one of the lowest in the world, according to estimates.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], July 15 (ANI): American singer-songwriter Granger Smith's wife Amber Smith has revealed that their son, who died in a "tragic accident" last month, has saved two lives with organ donation.
New Delhi [India], July 10 (ANI): After signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Spain to enhance the efficacy of organ donation in India, the Union Health Ministry is planning to train intensivists and anesthesia experts for organ transplant coordinating activities. The training of
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Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 8 (ANI): Krysta Davis was 18 weeks pregnant when she was told that the baby she was carrying had an abnormality. Her to-be-born daughter Rylei Arcadia Diane Lovett was diagnosed with anencephaly, a rare condition in which an infant is missing parts of the brain
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Feb 8 (ANI): Hyderabad traffic police on Thursday provided a green corridor of 12.6 kilometres to an ambulance carrying lungs, kidneys and liver.
The Hyderabad traffic police on Monday here created a 35 KM green corridor to enable an ambulance to transport a live heart.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan 11 (ANI): The Hyderabad traffic police on Thursday here created a 35 kilometres green corridor to enable two ambulances to transport organs.