Blood Donation Camp held on 25th October 2019
April 29, 2019 | News & Events
NSS Cell of the Presidency University organized a voluntary Blood Donation Camp on 25th April 2019 in association with Lions Club of Bangalore, Sanjay Nagar. Three hospitals of the city, namely, NIMHANS, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, and Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health besides the Lions Club Blood Bank participated in the Blood Donation camp.
It was a one day event which started at 10.00 AM and closed at 4.00PM. In the blood donation camp participated by staff and students – both male and female, a total of 829 blood units were collected which was appreciated by all and specifically for the LIONS Club of Sanjay Nagar, it was record breaking event. In this event 50 NSS volunteers worked hard and took responsibility on their shoulders to make the event a great success. The volunteers also donated blood.
In the beginning, the doctors and LIONS Club team were welcomed by Pro-Chancellor, Dr. Vijayan Immanuel, Vice Chancellor, Dr. Radha Padmanabhan, Pro Vice Chancellor, Dr Ishwara Bhat and Registrar, Mr. Mrinmoy Biswas. Response from all students, faculty and staff members was very encouraging from the very first hour and it continued till the end of the day.