Published on: August 4, 2023

Organ Donation in Karnataka

Organ Donation in Karnataka

Why in news?  Karnataka with the Best Emerging SOTTO award


  • What is SOTTO –  State Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation
  • Karnataka has recorded the third highest number of donations in the country

About Jeevasarthakathe

  • Constituted by the Government of Karnataka under Ministry of Health and Family welfare
  • Appointed to oversee the implementation of the Transplantation of Human Organs Act of 1994
  • Aims to coordinate the deceased donor transplantation activities and also educate the public on organ donation