Philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi was laid to rest in Karachi on Saturday. However, even in death, he continued to work for the welfare of the people.
Just hours after a state-funeral was held for the late philanthropist, the two corneas donated by him were successfully transplanted into two blind persons at the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplant, Express News reported.
Abdul Sattar Edhi laid to rest
Edhi had pledged to donate his body organs. However, due to his long illness, his son had promised to donate only his eyes to any deserving person.
Regarding the donation, spokesperson SIUT said that the eyes donated will enable two persons regain their eyesight, with each receiving an eye of the humanitarian.