SAMBA: Minister for Health & Medical Education, Devindar Kumar Manyal on Saturday inaugurated blood storage unit here at District Hospital Samba. The inauguration of the new facility was marked by a blood donation camp organised by health department.
Over 100 volunteers from across Samba district donated blood at the camp which was collected by Dr Gurdeep Singh and his team.
Also present on the occasion were Deputy Commissioner S Rajinder Singh Tara, SSP Anil Mangotra, CMO Dr Rajinder and expert team headed by chief technician from blood bank Gandhi Nagar Jammu and officers and staff of health department.
In his inaugural address, the minister appreciated health department for organising blood donation camps across the state. He appealed youth to voluntarily donate blood for saving the precious lives.