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Green Corridors set up in Indore for the 40th time for rapid delivery of donated organs!

The organs belonged to a dentist from Indore, who was declared brain stem cell dead at Choithram Hospital.

In a major boost to the organ donation program in Indore, two green corridors were set up for hastened delivery of donated organs, recently. Reportedly, this is the 40th time that such a project was undertaken in the city, which ensured rapid transportation of organs of a 52-year-old brain-dead woman. As per reports, the woman's kidney was transferred to the city's CHL hospital while her liver was taken to the Bansal Hospital in Bhopal.


Liver transported from Indore to Bhopal within 2 & a half hours!

According to reports, this is the first time that a green corridor was prepared from Indore to Bhopal. Reportedly, the donated liver was transported to Bhopal within a short span of 2 and a half hours. The organs belonged to a dentist from Indore, who was declared brain stem cell dead at Choithram Hospital on Thursday. Her daughter consented to donate the organs after she was counseled by senior officials.

As per reports, the stretch of 8 Km between Choithram Hospital and CHL Hospital was covered within 6 minutes. While one of her kidneys gave a new lease of life to a 32-year-old, the other was transplanted to a 58-year-old man from Kota. In addition to this, a man aged-34 received her liver at the Bansal Hospital in Indore.

50 police officers assured the success of this project

In order to make this project a success, nearly 50 police officials administered traffic along the green corridor. Reportedly, a number of officials from the city, including the Commissioner thanked the girl for her altruistic deed. While 3 individuals have the woman's organs have already blessed 3 individuals with new rays of life, her cornea and skin have been preserved too for helping the needy patients in the future.

With Halloween and Diwali just around the corner, Lucknow is in the thick of the festive season. If you're a party enthusiast who just wants to go out and celebrate this exciting time, The Drowning Street has you covered with a great lineup of events, this month!

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Lucknow's Lohia hospital successfully completes its first ABO mismatch kidney transplant!

Notably, the RML Institute of Medical Sciences is second only to the PGI to conduct such a procedure in Lucknow.

Adding yet another accolade to its name, the Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow has successfully completed its first-ever ABO-incompatible kidney transplant surgery. While the mismatch blood group operation was conducted recently at the newly launched facility at the Lohia Hospital, its information was shared only after the donor and recipient recovered fully. Notably, the RML Institute of Medical Sciences is second only to the SGPGIMS to conduct this advanced procedure in Lucknow.

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New coaches for Kanpur metro unveiled for the first time at Polytechnic Depot!

The Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation received their second set of three coaches for Kanpur Metro, on Tuesday.

On Tuesday, Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation received their second set of three coaches for Kanpur Metro. These "Made in India" coaches were unveiled for the first time at Polytechnic Depot, as soon as the coaches for the second train arrived in the city.

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India scores #VaccineCentury by completing 100 crore COVID vaccinations today!

The nationwide vaccination drive against coronavirus was launched on January 16, 2021.

Continuing the fight against COVID, India has reportedly crossed the 100 crore vaccination mark today! The nation achieved this feat in just over nine months after the inoculation programme was started across the country on January 16, 2021. According to the official data, about 75% of the beneficiaries have received the first dose of the vaccine while only 31% of the entire eligible population has been vaccinated fully, as of now.

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New in Lucknow, Blue Tribe is adding the flavour of plant-based meats to the city's love for food

This is not sorcery - it is the BlueTribe science and it's revolutionary!

Nothing quite spells a Lucknowite's love for food better than an affair with the meaty food grubs! But if you are someone who wishes to move away from the guilt of consuming the animal meat, without really giving up on its succulent taste, you're in the right place, at the right time!

The Blue Tribe foods have announced their arrival in Lucknow, with a host of plant-based meat treats in its tow, to quite aptly fit the bill! Yes, you did read that right! It's meat but it is vegetarian, healthy, and delicious. And nooo! this is not sorcery - it is the Blue Tribe science and it's revolutionary.

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PVR Maison multiplex to be launched at Jio World Drive in Mumbai on October 22

PVR Maison to screen its first show in Mumbai on Friday

As all cinema halls across Maharashtra prepare for a reopening on October 22, an announcement by the PVR cinemas on Wednesday has added to the excitement of the theatre buffs in Mumbai. The multiplex chain is all set to launch its six-screen PVR Maison at the Jio World Drive in BKC on Friday, the same day as other cinemas revive services after the long COVID hiatus. As per reports, the unit will follow all pandemic related protocols and operate at only 50% of the 882 audience seating capacity.

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Find products & handicrafts from all over the country at Khadi Festival & Silk Expo-2 in Lucknow

Khadi Festival & Silk Expo 2021 will be in place till October 30 at Indira Gandhi Pratisthan

Among the festivities of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav in India, a series of programmes have found their ground across the country and the ongoing 15-day Khadi Festival and Silk Expo 2021 in Lucknow is part of the same. Taking place at the Indira Gandhi Pratishtran in Gomti Nagar, the event kickstarted on Saturday, October 16, and will continue until October 30. Head out to this extravagant show right away and let its colourful exuberance light up your festive preparations in a jiffy.

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