Ahmedabad: A 24-year-old girl, Heena Tabiyar gave an extraordinary gift to her father three days before Father’s Day. She donated her kidney.
According to the report published in Times of India, Heena, a resident of Banswara donated her kidney to her father Mohan Lal (49) on 14th June.
Doctors at the hospital said that it is one of the rare cases wherein unmarried girl donates her organ to save the father. Dr. Himanshu Shah said that such cases account for less than 2% of the total donations.
It may be mentioned that the transplant is performed by Dr Himanshu Shah along with Dr Sharad Dodiya and other team members.
Talking on the decision to donate her kidney, Heena said that she is the luckiest girl in the world as she was able to save her father. She also said that she doesn’t care whether her decision would have an impact on her marriage prospects.
Heena who wants to become a teacher had completed Basic School Teaching Certificate (BSTC).