Actor and BJP Leader Shivaji on Wednesday went all the way to meet the family of Brain Dead Man Manikanta whose organs were donated few days ago. Apart from giving Rs 1 lakh in cash, He offered to extend the financial assistance to the bereaved family every year.
Speaking to media, Shivaji heaped praises on Manikanta's Family for leading by example in gifting life to others even after death. He pledged to made sure the family received enough financial assistance from State Government and a House through Centre's housing scheme.
Manikanta (22), a Driver, met with an accident on March 3rd this year. He is a resident of Ramavarrapadu in Vijayawada. After Doctors declared him as Brain Dead, Manikanta's sister Shiva Nagajyothi who works as nurse given the consent to donate the organs. She informed her brother is a big fan of Pawan Kalyan and always wanted to help people in someway he can.