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A team of the Gobind Vallabh Pant Government Hospital’s mortuary unit in Indore, MP set an example by conducting autopsies every day without taking leave since Nov 6, 2006. They have performed 6,192 post-mortems without any break as of June 30, 2015. Head of the mortuary unit is Dr Bharat Prakash Bajpai (53). Two other members of his team, Santosh Bankar and Gopal Shinde have also worked with him for a long time, conducting autopsies, though they have taken leave of late. With special permission from the District Collector, the team has also conducted post-mortems during nights whenever necessary. The team has carried out post-mortems in medico-legal cases of 15 police stations.