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Delhi Daredevils bat for organ donation

IANS  |  New Delhi 

(DD) on Wednesday joined their Healthcare partner Healthcare to raise awareness about the cause of

Former and opening batsman Gautam Gambhir, who was present along with other team members and team officials, said: "I want to request everyone to become an organ donor. I myself am an organ donor. The ability to help someone live a better life -- there is no better feeling than this.

"reflects humanity's capability to give another life after we have lived our own. It is an initiative which is very close to my heart and I urge everyone to become an organ donor. I am happy to be a part of 'More to Give' initiative."

Other guests included Dr Avnish Seth, Director, Organ Retrieval and Transplant (FORT), Dr Samir Parikh, Director, Department of Behavioural Sciences and Mental Health, and Col. Harinder Chehal, - Region,

The highlight of the event was a sport psychology team engagement exercise conducted by Dr Parikh and the Fortis mental health team with the players.

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First Published: Wed, May 09 2018. 18:58 IST
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