AR personnel donate blood

IMPHAL, Aug 11
As part of Independence Day celebrations and to promote community responsibility, Sajik Battalion of 28 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) organised a blood donation camp at Sajik Tampak yesterday, said AR.
Senior Medical Officer (SMO) along with the unit medical staff provided all necessary infrastructure and organizational support. Dr Eric H Wanniang and Dr Vanlallawma Khiangte along with six technical staffs from Department of Transfusion Medicine, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal conducted the event. The blood donation camp is a first of its kind event organised in Sajik Tampak, said Assam Rifles.
A total of three officers, three Junior Commissioned Officers and 43 other ranks of this unit and two civilian from neighbouring villages voluntarily participated and donated blood. An educative interaction session was also organised to promote the benefits of blood donation, said AR.