The organ donor was a 32-year-old man hailing from Karnataka. The heart was retrieved at Apollo Hospital, BG Road and was transported to Narayana Health City, Hosur Road.
The recipient belongs from Tirupathur, Vellore District, the recipient is a 35-year-old man suffering from heart failure. He was on medical management at Narayana Health City since two months and was later advised to undergo a heart transplant. He was registered with Jeevasarthakate in the month of August and was waiting for a matching donor’s heart.