#DonateBlood: Over 21 years, voluntary blood donation increased from 47% to 99%

National Voluntary Blood Donation Day is celebrated on 1st October in India every year. The theme for this year’s National Voluntary Blood Donation Day is – “At least Donate Once In A Lifetime”. In Mumbai, 3.12 lakh blood units were collected through 1,950 blood donation camp during 2018-19. Mumbai Districts AIDS Control Society is celebrating […]

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Brother-sister duo tours Maharashtra to create awareness about blood donation

  Metro cities like Mumbai, Pune face the shortage of blood during summers as many people travel outside the city for vacations. In order to motivate people to donate blood, a brother-sister duo from Pune are on a Maharashtra tour to create awareness among people. Snehal and Manesh started their journey on May 02 and […]

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Voluntary blood donation a must during summer months  

Data shows that with people out on vacation during summer, the availability of blood decreases. Experts appeal that more and more people should come ahead to organise blood donation camp and do voluntary blood donation during summer. Ram Bangad, who runs the trust Raktache Nate with a base of thousands of blood donors in Pune, […]

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