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DNA: Non Stop News, 5th December 2019

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Dec 05, 2019, 21:52 PM IST

Brain dead patient's organs transported via green corridor to Kolkata hospital for donation

A resident of Rajpur village near the Joka area, 49-year-old Anjana Bhowmik's health started deteriorating on Tuesday and she started vomiting blood.

Jul 03, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

Live heart transported using green corridor in Delhi; 23 km covered in 23 minutes

A donor’s heart was successfully transported from Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3 to Fortis Escort hospital in Sukhdev Vihar area.

Jun 26, 2018, 21:54 PM IST

Live organ transported from Bengaluru to Kolkata, first heart transplant conducted in east India

In what is claimed to be the first human-to-human heart transplant in eastern India, surgeons in a private hospital in Kolkata on Monday transplanted the heart of a 21-year-old man on a 39-year-old patient.

May 21, 2018, 19:52 PM IST

Organs retrieved from brain dead patients airlifted from Chandigarh to Delhi

The organs of two brain dead patients were airlifted from Chandigarh to the national capital on three different flights from the city to their recipients on Thursday.

Apr 06, 2017, 23:07 PM IST

4-year-old boy becomes cadaveric organ donor; saves lives of five

In a miraculous move, a 4-year-old boy, declared brain dead by doctors after a severe head injury, saved the lives of five terminally ill patients.

Jan 04, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

Night green corridor helps transport heart over 8 km in 6 minutes

A donor's heart was successfully transported from Vasant Kunj to Saket on Tuesday covering a distance of 8.1 kms in only 6 minutes, owing to a night green corridor -- a special travel route without red lights to ensure transportation in minimal time.

Nov 23, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

How a heart 'travelled' over 18 kms within 16 minutes in Delhi

A green corridor was set up from Indira Gandhi International Airport to a hospital in New Friends Colony here to transport a live heart for transplantation in a patient, as the over 18 km distance was covered within 16 minutes.

Jul 06, 2016, 19:47 PM IST

Green corridor helps transport liver 210km in 3.30 hours!

It took the ambulance a mere 3.36 hours to transport the liver from Nashik's Rishikesh Hospital to Pune's Sahyadri Hospital. 

Jun 28, 2016, 12:55 PM IST

Heart delivered from Bengaluru to Chennai in 55 minutes!

The green corridor was created from the airport to Global Hospital in Perumbakkam.

Apr 11, 2016, 11:18 AM IST

Heart transplant for teenager made possible with Green Corridor

Green Corridor was created on the Mehrauli-Gurgaon road to enable a heart transplant for a teenager.

Oct 09, 2015, 23:19 PM IST

1st Green Corridor transports liver to airport in 10 minutes in Indore

In a first for the financial capital of Madhya Pradesh, the Indore administration successfully created a 'Green Corridor' and transported a liver to the city's Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport within a span of 10 minutes.

Oct 08, 2015, 00:30 AM IST

Green corridor facilitates liver transplant for woman patient

In a rare coordination among civic and police administrations, a 51-year-old woman got a liver transplant done here Tuesday with a green corridor being created for nearly 350 km from Puducherry to Madurai to bring the organ at a hospital in three and a half hours.

Sep 02, 2015, 00:35 AM IST

Mumbai sees second successful heart transplant in four days

Days after the metropolis saw its first successful heart transplant in 47 years, second such surgery was performed at a private hospital here on Friday after traffic authorities created a 'green corridor' to transport a live heart from Vashi in Navi Mumbai.

Aug 08, 2015, 00:18 AM IST

DNA: Green Corridor helps transport heart 20 km in just 18 mins

In a first, a successful heart transplant was conducted when a donated organ flown in from Pune was rushed 20km to a Mulund hospital along a green corridor created during peak hours by the police i

Aug 04, 2015, 23:21 PM IST

Green corridor created to transport live heart in Bengaluru

Police created a 23-kilometre-long green corridor and successfully transported a live heart from the Sagar Hospital at Banneraghatta Road to Narayana Hrudayalaya at Hosuru Road in Bengaluru in less than 20 minutes.

Jul 24, 2015, 10:53 AM IST

Green corridor created to transfer heart for transplant from Gurgaon to Delhi

The life of a 16-yr-old boy was saved after Delhi and Gurgaon traffic police came together on Saturday to create a green corridor to facilitate transportation of a donor's heart by covering a distance of 32 kms in just 29 mins.

Jan 06, 2015, 11:09 AM IST

Heart harvested in Bengaluru, transplanted in Chennai child

The heart of a brain dead one year and 10-month-old infant was harvested here and flown to Chennai Friday by a special aircraft to be transplanted in a two year and eight-months-old child, in record time, thanks to the 'green corridor' the city traffic police opened up for the emergency operation.

Dec 19, 2014, 23:55 PM IST

Green corridor: Heart rushed from Bangalore to Chennai to save patient

In a heart-warming action, city traffic police on Wednesday created a "green corridor" to facilitate unhindered transport of a donor's heart from a hospital here to the airport to be transplanted on a patient at Chennai.

Sep 04, 2014, 14:47 PM IST