WORLD BLOOD DONOR DAY CELEBRATED AT BACHAT BHAWAN
DEPUTY COMMISSIONER FACILITATED THE DONORS WITH THE CERTIFICATES
Fatehgarh Sahib, June 14, 2019: Blood Donation is an important aspect of human life because sometimes patients face serious consequences due to the nonavailability of the blood of required group. Taking this into the consideration everyone, especially the youth must donate blood. This was stated by Dr. Prashant Kumar Goyal, Deputy Commissioner, Fatehgarh Sahib while addressing the gathering during the district level function organized at Bachat Bhawan regarding World Blood Donor Day.
The Deputy Commissioner said that whenever we got chance we must step forward to donate the blood. The blood donated by us would fulfill the need of someone and it was also possible that someday blood donated by someone else would fulfill our need. He said that some people had a perception that the donation of the blood leads to the weakness of the body, which was not true and awareness must be created regarding this point. He said that the district administration would start a special awareness campaign regarding blood donation and youth must step forward to play an important role in this campaign. District Red Cross society would organize awareness and blood donation camps at various places in the district under this campaign.
Dr. Goyal further said that the people, those who donate the blood on a regular basis, were an important source of inspiration for the whole of the society and district administration would especially honor such donors. During the blood donation camp organized at Bachat Bhawan total 38 donors donated 38 units of the blood and certificates were given to the donors by the Deputy Commissioner.
During this Jaspreet Singh, Additional Deputy Commissioner (General), Dr. Simran Kaur, Civil Surgeon, Paramjit Kaur, DEO, Subash Sood, President, District Congress Committee and Suttantar Arora, Secretary, District Red Cross Society was present along with the various officials of different departments and donors.