Jamshedpur, April 16: Roshni, NGO working for the promotion of Eye Donation and subsequent transplantation of corneas to corneally blind person for restoration of eye sight got another donation with the death of Satya Ranjan Modak who died due to cardiac arrest at Tata Main Hospital.
He was 79 years old. His relatives immediately showed keen interest in donating the eyes and expressed their desire to the treating doctors and nurses of Tata Main Hospital. Roshni team was immediately contacted by the Tata Main Hospital Emergency for needful.��
Though he had not pledged his eyes but after the consent of the family members and counselling by the Roshni team, Dr Poonam Singh of Tata Main Hospital with the help of Draupadi Mahato, Technician harvested both the corneas in the presence of family member and Rakesh Patel, Member of Roshni team.
Rajnish Kumar, Hony. Secretary, Roshni said, �We salute the spirit of Modak family residing in Sonari for this noble gesture which is going to help restore sight of two corneally blind people who are waiting for years�.