Public invited to bleed for a good cause

Rokiah Mahmud

The Blood Donation Centre of the Laboratory Services Department, Ministry of Health (MoH) will jointly hold donation drives this week.

A blood donation campaign will be held today at Sukma Indera Hall, Centre for Strategic and Policy Studies (CSPS)building in Gadong, organised by the CSPS from 9am to 11am.

Tomorrow, it will be held at the Mail Processing Centre in Berakas by Postal Services Department from 9am to 11am and 1.30p to 3.30pm.

On October 17, the venue will be Mabohai Shopping Complex from 10am to 2pm, and on October 18, it will take place at Parkview Hotel in Jerudong from 9am to 1pm.

The Blood Donation Centre is in need of Blood A type for Thalassaemia patients and those undergoing operations.

The public is reminded to scan their BruHealth QR code and practise social distancing during the blood donation campaign.

For more information or slot bookings, contact the Blood Donation Centre at 2242424 (ext 5745), email [email protected]/gov.bn or follow the centre’s social media page @bloodbank.ripas.

The blood donation campaigns start today. PHOTO: RAHWANI ZAHARI