Blood donation camp at IIM Visakhapatnam
On the eve of National Voluntary Blood Donation Day, IIM Visakhapatnam, in partnership with A S Raja Voluntary Blood Bank, hosted a blood donation camp to promote the Raaktdan Amrit Mahotsav initiative of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Dr. V Bhaskar Ram, Medical Officer, IIMV, organised the camp.
A S Raja Voluntary Blood Bank supports children suffering from thalassemia through the blood donations. Dr. Vijaya Lakshmi, the District Medical and Health Officer, and her team visited the IIMV's permanent campus in Gambheeram. She highlighted the advantages of blood donation for both blood recipients and blood donors. Students, faculty members, security personnel, and the NBCC team attended the camp.