76 pints of blood collected at donation drive

Sukarelawan Belia, via the Welfare and Community Service section, organised a two-day blood donation drive at Darul Ifrah Hall, Pusat Bahagia, Pulaie, a press release stated.

The blood donation drive, in collaboration with Blood Donation Centre, RIPAS Hospital was held on Monday and Tuesday from 9am to noon.

Donors were contacted two days prior to the donation date to set their time of arrival and their time of donation, avoiding mass gatherings.

Seventy-six pints of blood were collected during the two-day blood donation drive.

Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) was among the donors on Monday. Volunteers registered under Sukarelawan Belia as well as government officials from various sectors under the MCYS also donated blood.