Gurugram, Oct. 28, 2021 : At a webinar hosted by Apeejay Stya University, Mr. Lal Goel, Chairman of the Organ Donation India Foundation and GYAN, underlined how the act of humanity can save lives
Highlighting how organ donation can change the ending of an individual’s life, National Service Scheme, School of Education of Apeejay Stya University, with the support of the Rotaract Club of Apeejay Stya University Gurugram, recently organised a webinar on Organ Donation: Myths & Realities.
Mr. Lal Goel, Chairman of Organ Donation India Foundation and GYAN, was the guest speaker of the webinar.
Mr. Goel initiated the webinar with the following lines, “We can be saviours for new lives.” Addressing more than 60 participants, he beautifully explained the importance of organ donation and transplantation as well as the need to spread awareness on the same in India. He said, “Around 5 lakh people die every year in India due to unavailability of organs. And if more and more people come forward to donate their organs, this death rate will reduce. Organ donation is a noble cause. It’s because one brain dead person has the potential to save eight lives and improve 75 lives.”