Kolkata: The Calcutta Medical College and Hospital (CMCH) conducted a programme to spread awareness about organ donation at its academic building on Tuesday.
With the state government giving impetus to organ donation procedure, the city has recently seen a spur in organ transplantations in private and government and state-run medical colleges in the city.
The state health department has been carrying out various awareness programmes in various hospitals across the state.
State nodal officer of organ donations Dr Tamal Kanti Ghosh, who was present at the programme, said the number of organ donation cases have gone up in the city.
Around 21 organ donation cases have been reported so far in the state.
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