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The role of minimally invasive surgery is still evolving for the management of locally advanced rectal cancers and is being practised at high volume centres(1). A few video vignettes are available demonstrating the technique of robotc total pelvic exenteration (2). The complications of creating a conduit or a neobladder as a urinary diversion in a patient undergoing total pelvic exenteration for locally advanced rectal cancer range from recurrent urinary infection and electrolyte imbalance to