Body donation is humanitarian service—Sushil Modi
DESCRIBING body donation as greatest need of the hour, Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Shri Sushil Modi appealed to the people to donate their body/organs so that the lives of lakhs of people can be saved. He was speaking at the body donation programme organised by Dadhichi Dehdan Samiti at Indian Medical Association premises in New Delhi on July 29. About 125 people resolved to donate their bodies voluntarily.
Rajya Sabha Member and noted television personality Smriti Irani said she was greatly influenced by the work of the Samiti. She told that she would soon open a branch of the Samiti in Mumbai. President of the Samiti Shri Alok Kumar informed that so far 2,000 people have resolved to donate their bodies/organs and 64 people have already donated their body. He said 375 people have donated eyes, which gave light to many visually challenged people. (FOC)