Marking 60th anniversary with blood donation drive

Syazwani Hj Rosli

The Operation ‘G’ Branch of the Fire and Rescue Department (FRD) held a blood donation campaign on Saturday at the Belalong Hall, Temburong District to mark the 60th anniversary of the FRD.

The blood donation drive, in collaboration with the Blood Donation Centre of Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital, drew 16 members of the public to bleed for a good cause.

Commanding Officer of Operation ‘G’ Branch of Fire and Rescue Senior Superintendent Haji Afiq bin Haji Julah attended the event along with personnel from the Temburong branch.

The campaign was aimed at assisting the Blood Donation Centre in replenishing the blood stock and to encourage the public to take active steps in helping the needy in the community.

Participants at the blood donation drive at Belalong Hall, Temburong District. PHOTO: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI