50 pints collected at two blood donation drives

Annajat Complex in Beribi

|    Azlan Othman    |

THE Annajat Complex in Beribi in collaboration with Jerudong Park Medical Centre (JPMC) held a blood donation drive in an effort to replenish blood supply at the blood bank yesterday.

A total of 29 pints of blood were collected during the two-hour drive.

Annajat Complex will conduct more blood donation campaigns in the future to help the needy.

Blood donation drive at Annajat Complex in Beribi. – AZLAN OTHMAN

Freshco Batu Satu at Plaza Abdul Razak

|    Syazwani Hj Rosli    |

THE blood donation drive held in collaboration with the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital’s Blood Donation Centre collected 21 pints at Freshco Batu Satu at Plaza Abdul Razak yesterday.

RIPAS Hospital officials conducted brief health checks on the donors prior to the donation to ensure that they were fit enough to donate. The successful donors were later treated with snacks.

The campaign, held from 10am to 2pm, aimed to help replenish the hospital’s blood supply, while at the same time raise awareness on the importance of saving lives.

Participants during the blood donation drive at Freshco Batu Satu. – RAHWANI ZAHARI