Hon’ble Governor Shri Ganga Prasad felicitated Shri Pramod Laxman Mahajan resident of District Sangli

Gangtok,12th March: (IPR) Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim Shri Ganga Prasad today felicitated Shri Pramod Laxman Mahajan resident of District Sangli,
Maharashtra and an organ donation activist associated with Rebirth
Foundation, Pune Maharashtra at Raj Bhavan. He was accompanied by
the members of Dirty Angel Motorcycle Club, Sikkim.
Shri Pramod, aged 68 years and a farmer by profession, has
embarked on solo Bharat Organ Yatra on motorcycle covering a total
distance of 17,500 Kilometres across 25 states in the country over a
period of 132 days to create awareness and promote voluntary organ
donation. The campaign and logistics in Sikkim is being coordinated by
Dirty Angel Motorcycle Club, the first registered Motorcycle NGO of
Sikkim.
Hon’ble Governor expressed his pleasure on meeting Shri Pramod
and advocated more people to come forward for the noble cause of
organ donation. “I have always believed that organ donation is the
biggest service to humanity that we can undertake during our life time. I
am associated with Dadhichi Dehdan Samiti and have registered myself
to donate my body after death,” Hon’ble Governor quoted.
Hon’ble Governor further shown his keenness to have a formal
campaign launched in Sikkim in near future involving higher learning
institutes and Universities which will help promote the movement of
organ donation.