NDTV in partnership with Fortis has launched a new initiative – ‘More To Give’, a campaign focusing on sensitizing the nation about the need of stepping up to donate organs for saving lives.Read More
Every year, about 5 lakh people die awaiting organ transplants; because of non-availability of organs. With More to Give, we aim to raise awareness about the pressing need for organ donation, and encourage people to join the cause. Besides pledging your organs, there’s a lot more you can volunteer to do to support our initiative.Read More
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Pledge Your Organs
Every year, about 5 lakh people die awaiting organ transplants due to non-availability of organs. The current organ donation rate in India is 0.5 donors per 10 lakh people as compared to over 30 donors per 10 lakh in some Western countries. To support the cause and donate your organs, take the pledge here.
Organ Donation: Brain Dead Retired Teacher Gives New Lease Of Life To Seven People
After Nachimuthu failed to respond to treatment, he was declared brain dead and his daughter Indhu came forward to donate her father's organs