Tag: Organ Donation

Award Instituted In Memory Of Odisha Youth Whose Organs Infused Life Into Others

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Monday announced cash award of Rs 5 lakh for the family of Suraj Behera of Ganjam district for the humanitarian act of donating six vital organs of their brain dead son to save lives of several people. Earlier, OTV had telecast a report last week on the family’s decision to donate […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
VP V Naidu Calls For Easing Procedures To Regulate Organ Donation

New Delhi: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday urged youth to overcome apprehensions and donate their organs, as he stressed the need for easing procedures to regulate organ donation in accordance with scientific standards. Terming organ donation a “delicate and sensitive” process that requires patience and conviction, Naidu said that the new and aspirational […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Court Rejects Plea To Persuade Nirbhaya Convicts To Donate Organs

New Delhi: A Delhi Court dismissed a plea seeking permission to meet the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case to convince them to donate their organs. While dismissing the plea filed by NGO RACO founder Rahul Sharma, Additional Sessions Judge Satish Kumar Arora said: “I am of the view […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Cadaveric Transplantaion
Odisha's First Cadaveric Organ Transplant: Patient Who Received Organ Discharged From Hospital

Cuttack: It was a milestone for the state and Firoze Sahoo, who walked out of the SCB Medical College & Hospital in Cuttack on Monday after being fully treated, bears testimony to such feat. On February 4, Sahoo was one of the patients who received a kidney in the first-ever cadaveric organ transplant in Odisha, […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Third Cadaveric Transplant In Odisha: Brain Dead Woman’s Kidneys Donated To Save Two Lives

Cuttack/Bhubaneswar: After two successful cadaveric kidney transplants in the State, two more persons struggling with renal failure are set to get a new lease of life with organ donation from a woman, who was declared brain dead by doctors. As per reports, the 45-year-old woman identified as Rajalaxmi Das, a resident of Delanga area in […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Odisha man donated organ in Surat
Organ Donation: Brain-dead Odisha man in Surat gives new lease of life to six persons

Surat: A 49-year-old man from Odisha staying in Surat, who was recently declared brain-dead by the doctors at Kiran Hospital here, has given a new lease of life to six persons. Bipin Pradhan, a resident of Bhatapada village under Kabisuryanagar block of Ganjan district was reportedly working as a supervisor in a weaving unit at […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Organ Donation: 6-Year-Old Odia Girl Saves 3 Lives After Her Death in Abu Dhabi
Organ Donation: 6-Year-Old Odisha Girl Saves 3 Lives After Her Death in Abu Dhabi

Jeypore: A six-year-old girl from Odisha, who died due to some unknown diseases in Abu Dhabi, has given a new lease of life to three persons through organ donation. According to sources, the girl named Debishree complained of illness and was immediately rushed to a hospital in Abu Dhabi on July 1, 2019. However, doctor […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Surat Toddler Gives New Lease Of Life To Five Others

Surat: A toddler from Gujarat gave the gift of life to as many as five children, including two from Russia and Ukraine, after he breathed his last. Hailed as the youngest cadaver donor, the 2.5-year-old boy saved five lives after  his parents donated his organs after he was declared brain dead following an accident. The […]

  • Monday, 01 March 2021