After Cancer & Cardiac ailments, Kidney Diseases are Rank 3rd Amongst
As Per NKFI (National Kidney Foundation of India)
100/million population succumb to kidney diseases 90,000 kidney transplants per year required in India 10,000 kidney transplants per year required in Maharashtra only 22.5% of patients requiring dialysis receive treatment only 2.5% of patients in kidney failure receive transplants.
(these are live related transplants)
Only 25% of willing donors are suitable for donation.
(due to medical, social and financial reasons)