Port Blair, July 28: The Andaman & Nicobar AIDS Control Society (ANACS) coordinated the voluntary blood donation camp organized by Naval Component Commander, Headquarters Naval Component, Ships Support Complex, Port Blair at HQNAVC Central MI Room on the occasion of ‘Vijay Divas’ yesterday. About 45 donors donated their blood voluntarily. The camp was organized under the guidance of Dr M. Joy, Project Director, A&N AIDS Control Society & Director, State Blood Transfusion Council, A & N Islands.
The blood donation was facilitated by Dr Kodhandram, In-charge Blood Bank, G.B. Pant Hospital, Port Blair. The donors were examined for their eligibility to donate blood and were briefed on various aspects and importance of blood donation. Surg Lt Cdr, Staff Officer (Medical) for Naval Component Commander, Mr Roj Titus Ninan coordinated the camp and made arrangement for the successful conduct of the camp.