Taslima Nasreen is a renowned Bangladesh born writer who often makes news for her opinions on issues related to Islam, feminism and freedom of expression. A physician by qualification, Taslima Nasreen has always been in the news for all the wrong reasons. But this time she has done something that has brought her heaps of praises from social media. She shared a glimpse of her deed on Twitter and social media users could not stop praising her.
Taking to Twitter, Taslima Nasreen recently revealed that she has donated her full body after death to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). So instead of being buried or cremated, her body will be donated to AIIMS for scientific research and teaching purposes. Taslima shared a picture of a card issued to her by AIIMS’s department of anatomy in a tweet. Take a look at the tweet below:
I have donated my body after death to AIIMS for scientific research and teaching purpose. pic.twitter.com/jq1KNLZCZQ
— taslima nasreen (@taslimanasreen) May 22, 2018
There are umpteen benefits of donating dead body to medical research institutes such as AIIMS. These institutes make use of these dead body for the purpose of research and training of future doctors and surgeons. Donating dead body for this purpose is considered as a great humanitarian act since it helps future doctors to understand body’s anatomy for real and do research on diseases.
Taslima Nasreen, who is often targeted by a section of social media for her views on feminism and a range of other issues was praised big time for her humanitarian move. You can check out a few replies praising her gesture below:
Hats off madam
— सुदर्शन ಸುದರ್ಶನ Sudarshan (@SudiJahagirdar) May 22, 2018
You deserve massive respect. God bless you ma’am 🙏🙏
— J P Singh (@JPSinghKalhansh) May 22, 2018
You’re a hero.
— Imam Tawhidi (@Imamofpeace) May 22, 2018
Hearty congrats on a noble and courageous decision.
— Priya Kannan (@Priyakannan_pk) May 22, 2018
So courageous and mind shattering move.
Many congratulations to you for this paradigm shift in thought process of a common man.
— Nation First (@AlokBalodi) May 22, 2018
For this alone , even if not for all your writings and your love for India Taslima , I believe you should be accorded the citizenship of this country
— Dr Gour Mohanty (@GourMohanty) May 22, 2018
This will remain when you are gone as your priceless gift of self-giving after a lifelong giving of your talent and sacrifice for the betterment of humanity. This single act of yours will encourage many a kindred soul to do likewise and bring about renunciation in rationality.
— Sugata Bose (@Sugata_Bose) May 22, 2018
This indeed is a great act of humanity and compassion by Taslima Nasreen. More and more people should take inspiration from her and follow her action. Don’t you think so? Do share your views with us in the comments section!