Bangalore, February 12 (SocialNews.XYZ) The parents of a Karnataka girl, who collapsed on stage at her wedding reception and was later declared brain dead, have donated her organs, a decision welcomed by the health minister of the State, K. Sudhakar.
Chaitra, 26, who was on stage with the groom posing for photos and waving to guests, suddenly collapsed. When her parents rushed her to NIMHNS, doctors declared her “brain dead.”
The incident happened in Srinivaspur, Kolar district.
Chaitra’s parents, dismayed after hearing the shocking news, later decided to donate their daughter’s organs.
Hailing the noble act of Chaitra’s parents, Sudhakar said, “It was a very big day for Chaitra. But fate had other plans. Despite the heartbreaking tragedy, her parents decided to donate her organs. This gesture will save many lives. is the first organ harvesting at NIMHANS.”
Earlier, the parents of 21-year-old Prajwal from Kushalnagar town, who was declared brain dead after a road accident, also donated their son’s organs.
Sudhakar also thanked his family for their noble decision to save other lives.