Largest Voluntary Blood Donation & Awareness Camp On the Occasion of Indian Army Day Celebrations
Army Day 2017 Celebrations by Directorate General of Medical Services (Army) was initiated by carrying out Voluntary Blood Donation & Awareness Camp in major Military Stations of the Country. Military Hospital, Secunderabad, in association with Rotary Club of Hyderabad Centennial (RCHC), RI Dist 3150 (Club ID C000068057) jointly organised a Mega Voluntary Blood Donation & Awareness Campat multiple venues of Military Stations in the twin cities of Hyderabad &Secunderabad on 17 January 2017.The main aim of the camp was to spread awareness and help patients suffering from Thalassemia and Leukaemia. Eleven Blood Banks of Telangana State belonging to Indian Red Cross Society, MNJ Institute of Oncology & Regional Cancer Centre has collected the blood units. A record total number of 2795 Blood Units were collected during the above massive drive. The Military Hospital , Secunderabad, as the main organiser has thus achieved the Marvelous World Record, with a title of “The Largest Blood Donations & Awareness Camp.