Wimberlygunj, June 09: The District Administration, South Andaman in close collaboration with Samastha Kendra Sunni Students Federation (SKSSF), a socio-religious organization headquartered at Wimberlygunj and actively involved in social activities conducted a massive Blood Donation Drive on 9th June, 2021 in the Health and Wellness Centre, Wimberlygunj. The blood donation drive witnessed good response from young SKSSF volunteers and total 70 units of blood were collected.
The drive was organized considering the importance of Blood Donation more than ever in the present unprecedented times of COVID-19, when hospital are running short of blood. With the approaching ‘World Blood Donors Day’ on 14th June, the aim was to support the blood banks by ensuring sufficient supply, thereby saving the lives of fellow islanders.
The drive was actively led by Mr. Abdul Salam, President, SKSSF with the active support of Dr. Ankita Banerjee, Medical Officer (in-Charge) and other paramedical staffs.