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Saturday Apr 30 2022
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Five-year-old in India donates organs, saves two lives

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Five-year old donor from Noida, India. .—Zee News
Five-year old donor from Noida, India. .—Zee News

  • Five-year-old Roli was shot and declared brain dead.
  • All India Institute of Medical Science Delhi neurosurgeon briefs parents about organ donation.
  • Two kids suffering from liver-related diseases saved due to Roli's donation.


A five-year-old girl in India donated her organs and save lives of two patients, Zee News reported.

Roli was shot in her head after she was hurried to the hospital. Soon, she went into coma due to the severity of the injury. Doctors found two broken bones in her head.

Roli was then referred to the All India Institute of Medical Science Delhi. After desperate failed attempts to save the little girl, the doctors declared her brain dead on Friday.

Senior AIIMS neurosurgeon Dr Deepak Gupta said that Roli's parents were briefed about the process. Initially, the parents refused.

Later they agreed, the father saying that he did not want any parents to go through what they did.

Two kids who were suffering from liver-related diseases were saved due to Roli's donation.