Blood donation camp at Air Force Station

Port Blair
3 Nov 2017

The A & N AIDS Control Society organised a voluntary blood donation camp at MI Room, Air Force Station, Port Blair on November 3. A total of 40 volunteers among the officers and cadets donated blood. The camp was conducted under the leadership of Dr. M Joy, Project Director, A & N AIDS Control Society. The camp was facilitated by the Dr. D.B. Bairagi, Medical Officer, Blood Bank with the medical and laboratory staff of the AIDS Control Society and Blood Bank, GB Pant Hospital. They assured that the donated blood will be screened before given to the recipient to arrest emergence of HIV, HCV, HBsAg, syphilis, malaria positivity and other blood transmissible diseases.