Over 800 units of blood was collected during the blood donation camp organised by INS Valsura near Jamnagar as part of the Navy Week celebration on Friday. All blood donors were provided with refreshments and certificates by INS Valsura as a token of appreciation for their contribution towards their service to humanity.
Medical staff of INS Valsura conducted training and did live demonstration on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, a lifesaving procedure in case of emergency.
According to Navy officials, large number of donors including coast guard officials participated in the camp and donated blood for the cause. A lecture on 'Thallesemia Awareness' was also held to sensitise participants about the condition and importance of blood donation.
- Jamnagar News