The Chief Secretary praises the CMCH doctors.

Tamil Nadu chief secretary V Irai Anbu praises doctors who were behind the feat . Ganesh, 28, was rushed to the hospital on April 8 with amputated right palm and hack injuries to his head and neck .

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu: In a letter to CMCH dean A Nirmala, Tamil Nadu chief secretary V Irai Anbu lauded the Coimbatore Medical College Hospital (CMCH) for successfully transplanting an amputated palm of a guest worker recently.Anbu praised the doctors who were behind the feat.Ganesh, 28, was rushed to the hospital on April 8 with amputated right palm and hack injuries to his head and neck.Doctors in the plastic surgery department wasted no time in infusing blood to normalize his vital signs.

After the procedure, which lasted more than five hours, it was successfully replanted.