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Bhubaneswar, Jan 16: Several employees of AMRI Hospital, Bhubaneswar Saturday vowed to donate organs and their bodies on the occasion of the 7th Rising Day.
The commitment was made during a special awareness ses-sion organized by the hospital with the assistance of the Body and Organ Donation Society of India (BODI). Experts in the session tried to bust myths around organ and body donations and urged people to come forward for the noble cause. Nilanjana Mukherjee, AVP,
Operations & Administration, Unit in-charge, AMRI Hospitals Bhubaneswar said, “The organ donation rates in India are very poor at 0.3/million as compared to some western countries where it is as high as 36/million. So, it is time that everyone realised the motto and pledged for organ do-nation, to bring the much needed change in the society overcoming the doubts and myths.”