TN govt asserts organ transplant facilitation as per norms

PTI Jun 13, 2018

The Tamil Nadu government on June 12 asserted that organs for transplant are made available to foreign recipients only if Indian patients are either not compatible or not ready to receive them.


"Only during such circumstances, and according to our rules and law,it (organs like heart for transplanting) is made available to others (foreigners) honestly in a transparent way," health Minister C Vijayabaskar said in the assembly. Replying to a query from DMK member R Masilamani,...

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