The 68-year-old assault victim, Dinesh Agarwal was declared brain dead by a team of doctors at New Era Hospital, Nagpur. He was assaulted by an unknown person at his workplace, Bakudhana, Baitul. Dinesh was admitted to the New Era Hospital on February 28, 2023, with a severe head injury. Dinesh was an oil mill owner and a resident of Baitul (MP).
Son and daughter were counseled by Dr. Ashwini Choudhry for Organ donation. The family agreed to donate his organs and gave written legal consent for both the kidneys, Liver, and pair of corneas. As it was a medico-legal case ( MLC) so permission from local Baitul police, where the crime was recorded was sent by the police and was also informed to the nearest police station, Lakadganj police station.
ZTCC-Nagpur Team, President- Dr. Sanjay Kolte, Secretary- Dr. Rahul Saxena, and Zone Coordinator – Veena Wathore allotted the organs as per the State Guidelines.
Brain Dead Committee members at New Era Hospital who declared Dinesh brain dead: Dr. Nilesh Agrawal- Neurosurgeon, Dr. Parag Moon- Neurophysian, Dr. AmolKokas –Intensivist and Dr. Sahil Bansal-Anaesthetist.
Liver: Retrieval and Transplant: New Era Hospital
Dr. Rahul Saxena- Liver Transplant surgeon, along with his team of Dr. Sahil Bansal and Dr. Sneha Khade, Transplant Coordinator Dr. Ashwini Choudhary and Pallavi Jawade.
The Team of OT staff included Sudhakar Burade, Lokesh Tarare, Geeta Bawankar, Archana Navghre, Shailesh Khobragade, and Neha Burde.
Kidney1- Retrieval & Transplant team: New Era Hospital :
Dr. S.J. Acharya, Nephrologist, Dr. Ravi Deshmukh,
Transplant Coordinator –Dr. Ashwini Choudhary and Pallavi Jawade.
Kidney 2: Retrial & Transplant Team: S.S. Multispecialty Hospital :
Dr Sanjay Kolte, Dr Aditya Singh, Dr Charu Bawankule, Dr Manish Balwani, Dr Amit Pasari, Dr SweetyPasari. Transplant Coordinator: Dr. Pranita.
Corneas- Mahatme Eye bank by Dr. Bhagyashree Gade.
Serology – Donor and Recipient organ cross-match was done by Dr. ShailendraMundhada, Druv Pathology lab. IGGMC, Forensic Dept: Post Mortem done under the guidance of Dr. Makrand Vyawahare and Dr. Sachin Giri.
New Era Hospital staff created the honor corridor and paid tributes to the donor, Hospital also provided free ambulance service to his native place up to Baitul.