When a Hindu man became saviour for a Muslim family in Kolkata
In what would reinstate one’s belief in humanity, a family of a Hindu road accident victim donated his liver for a Muslim young woman in Kolkata at a time when the state capital has been witnessing a large-scale protest accusing the BJP-led Centre of dividing people on the line of religion by introducing CAA.
One Kalyan Kumar Roy Chowdhury was seriously injured in a mishap and was admitted to Apollo Gleneagles Hospital on the EM Bypass where he died on Wednesday. His family members were told about a Muslim patient who wanted a liver transplant.
Roy Chowdhury’s family agreed to donate the organ for Sahana Khatun, who needed a liver transplant to survive. “When we heard about Sahana’s plight, we did not think twice. My 67-year-old father left us but his organ saved the life of a young woman who has long future,” said Roy Chowdhury’s daughter Adrija.…