Association holds blood donation drive

The Malayali Association (MA) of Brunei Darussalam organised a blood donation drive last Sunday at the Blood Bank, Suri Seri Begawan Hospital in Kuala Belait as part of the association’s socialwelfare objectives.

The blood donation drive started at 8am where MA members, non-members and participants from other communities participated, a press release stated. Some 60 pints of blood were collected, a press release stated.

The MA committee thanked the donors who volunteered for the drive during the COVID-19 pandemic.

They also thanked the blood bank staff for taking precautionary measures to conduct the blood donation drive safely.

The MA gave individually packed lunch and a small token of appreciation to donors and the Blood Bank staff. The blood donation drive concluded at noon.

An MA member donates blood. PHOTO: MALAYAN ASSOCIATION OF BRUNEI DARUSSALAM