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Heart from donor in Madurai reaches city hospital in two hours

January 24, 2023 11:10 pm | Updated January 26, 2023 10:19 am IST - CHENNAI

Kauvery Hospital, Chennai, along with the Chennai City Traffic Police transported a heart from the airport to Alwarpet in 15 minutes for a transplant. The donor was in a private hospital in Madurai. The organ was transported by a chartered flight to Kauvery Hospital in Alwarpet. The organ was shifted within 15 minutes through a green corridor created from the Chennai International Airport to the hospital. The entire operation was completed in two hours, a release added.

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