Mohanlal @ 60: 500 fans pledge their organs

The Thiruvananthapuram District Mohanlal Fans Association on the superstar's 60 birthday on Thursday gave their consent for donating their organs to the state run 'Mrithasanjivini' programme.

Receiving the pledge of 500 fans, State Health Minister K.K.Shailaja said this was a noble act and Mohanlal has always been a friend of the health department.

"He ( Lal) has always been part and parcel of our department. In 2017 when there was a spread of diphtheria, he came forward and acted in a short campaign film on why the vaccines should be taken. He is our brand ambassador of aMrithasanjivini' programme and this act of the fans of his is worth appreciating," said Shailaja.

Shailaja wished him all the best on his birthday. Desk: Asianet Online