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With the first successful double hand transplant, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) at Kochi doctors have registered a rare feat of carrying out the world's first hand transplant of a coloured skin and the first hand transplant in any developing country. The transplant was carried out on January 12 and 13 to a train accident victim  30-year-old Manu, who received both the hands of a 24 year-old road accident victim.