Srinagar- Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Soura in collaboration with Social welfare committee, Zoonimar today held a blood donation camp which was inaugurated by the Director, SKIMS Dr. Pervaiz Koul.
Several people attended the blood donation camp, including volunteers who had come to donate their blood on the occasion.
On the occasion, more than 50 pints of blood were collected and the same was handed over to SKIMS, Soura for their use in the case of any emergency.
“We are happy that such events are being held voluntarily and people are coming to donate blood; more such events should be held in the future and there is a need for making blood donation a healthy habit,” Dr. Koul said.
The event was also attended by Tehsildar Eidgah while as the Chairman of Social welfare committee, Zoonimar, Firdous Ahmad was also in attendance who also talked about the importance of blood donation and holding more such events in the future for helping those who are in need.
Be Part of Quality Journalism
Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.