Begin typing your search above and press return to search.
proflie-avatar
Login
exit_to_app
Peoples priority is livelihood issues
access_time 12 April 2024 4:30 AM GMT
The survival challenge before the CPM
access_time 10 April 2024 5:05 AM GMT
NATO
access_time 9 April 2024 4:00 AM GMT
Genocide failing in its goal
access_time 8 April 2024 4:13 AM GMT
DEEP READ
Schools breeding hatred
access_time 14 Sep 2023 10:37 AM GMT
Ukraine
access_time 16 Aug 2023 5:46 AM GMT
Ramadan: Its essence and lessons
access_time 13 March 2024 9:24 AM GMT
exit_to_app
Homechevron_rightIndiachevron_rightMinor approaches SC...

Minor approaches SC seeking permission to donate liver to save father

text_fields
bookmark_border
Minor approaches SC seeking permission to donate liver to save father
cancel

New Delhi: On Friday, the Supreme Court gave notice in a petition filed by a teenager asking for permission to donate his liver to help his severely ill father live.

According to the Transplantation of Human Organs and Tissues Act of 1994, only majors are permitted to donate their organs, which is why the minor contacted the SC.

When scheduling the case for hearing on Monday, a bench presided over by CJI U U Lalit requested the attendance of a responsible person from the state of UP's health department, NIE reported.

The minor has been instructed by the court to contact the relevant hospital, which may conduct preliminary investigations to determine whether the minor is a donor and whether his donation would be practical and legal.


Show Full Article
TAGS:supreme courtOrgan donation
Next Story