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Organ Donation Day: 59 donor families praised

DNAHM129590 | 8/14/2019 | Author : Nirupam Banerjee | WC :442 | Health

ultimate gift sorrow of losing someone and The joy of saving someone

For 37-year-old Nandlal Varchant, a truck driver, life has never been easy and it is not going to be easy anymore, especially when his 15-year-old son from whom he had high hopes left for heavenly abode in July. Nandlal, who himself has never been to a school, had left no stone unturned to ensure a good education for his son. However, an accident in the hostel led to the latter's death leaving a void in the poor truck driver's life.
Nandlal on Tuesday was felicitated in front of a houseful auditorium by Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre (IKDRC) for his noble deed--turning his son's death into a blessing of life for three persons, who urgently required organ transplantation. As his noble act was being p
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