205 pints collected in blood donation drive

Izah Azahari

A total of 205 pints of blood were collected during a blood donation drive at Mobile World Enterprise in Kampong Pengkalan Gadong yesterday.

The blood drive was held in collaboration with the Blood Donation Centre, Department of Laboratory Services, Ministry of Health (MoH). Blood donors also stood a chance to win lucky draw prizes with Langan bin Indab bagging the iPhone XS grand prize.

Mobile World Enterprise Human Resources representative Norbayu handed over the prizes. Each donor also received a free pillow, ice cream and drinks.

According to Mobile World Enterprise General Manager Robert Zhang, the lucky draw was open to both blood donors as well as walk-in customers.

The blood drive aimed to increase reserves at the blood bank.

The blood donation drive in progress. PHOTO: RAHWAN ZAHARI