IMPHAL, August 4: A one day blood donation awareness campaign was held today at the mini hall of Modern college, Porompat organized by a youth-led organization called Friendship Development Organisation. The theme of the awareness campaign was ‘give blood, give life’ and was sponsored by the Manipur State Aids Control Society.
The programme was attended by deputy director MSACS Dr. LR Kom, FDO president Y Gojendra and MO in-charge JNIMS Dr. S Ingoucha as the chief guest, president and guest of honour respectively. The programme was attended by the student and lectures of Modern college, school going student and locals of Porompat area. During the programme a discussion session was also facilitated by Dr. Ingoucha on the positive aspects of a blood doner. The awareness campaigns stressed upon the importance of blood donation to save life.
Members of FDO also appealed that on friendship day on August 7, the organization is organizing a blood donation camp at JNIMS blood bank. The organization asked people to support the camp for saving the lives of peoples who needs blood.