They collected about 1,183 units of blood which was the second highest amount collected.
Meanwhile, the cadets of the 16th battalion donated blood at the Police training centre, Tapisipudi village.
Younger offspring of the couple, Sk Md Jainullahbdeen and Sk Tayyaba banu, Arifuddin did his schooling in Giddalur.
The Chief Minister, in 2020, had sanctioned funds, which are being utilised for creation of pilgrim amenities and community halls in various mosques across the State.
It all began when Maya, a 15-month-old sniffer dog at the Hubballi Airport, contracted Ehrlichia, a bacterial disease that causes fever, bleeding, poor appetite, and lethargy.
So far, 6,136 camps were approved across the country and around 1,95,925 donors have registered, an official said.
Being an ardent advocate of the noble deed, he explains the basics of blood donation at least once a week to college students for whom he takes Mathematics tuition.
The hospital organised the canine blood donation camp as part of its sixth anniversary, and to spread awareness that dogs, too, can provide blood to save other dogs.
This Kashmiri ASHA worker is a regular blood donor, and urges other people to do the same, reports Fayaz Wani.
As for Jeevan, one of the several volunteers, he has saved countless people by donating blood at government hospitals in Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga, Dindigul and Theni.
The price of surplus plasma exchange per litre at government and non-government blood collection centres is Rs 1,600.
M Prashanth, the police inspector, Vishwanath Reddy, the probationary sub-inspector, Chandraiah, Mohan Kumar and Nataraj, are the police personnel who donated blood on Thursday.
While most men in their 40s start putting extra care into their well-being by changing their lifestyle, this man has been donating blood to save the lives of others.
Health minister Vidadla Rajini acknowledged SRM’s CSR initiatives and commitment towards social causes.
We need not be a superhero to save people’s lives. All it requires is a small act — blood donation.
All Central government ministries, hospitals/institutions and government and private medical colleges have also been advised to organise similar activities on June 14.
The Youth Services department so far organised 48 blood donation camps this year and 2,395 units of blood have been collected from donors.
Gera, the founder of ‘Life Savers,’ has also filed several PILs in Jharkhand High Court to stop the malpractices in blood banks.
As per international guidelines, the identity of both the blood stem cell donor and recipient are kept anonymous for two years.
Since then, he has donated blood every three months and has urged many others, such as family members and colleagues, to do the same.