RBC in collaboration with Turbat University arranged a blood donation camp at UoT

Posted on 21 Sep, 2022

The Regional Blood Center (RBC) Kech in collaboration with the University of Turbat (UoT) organized a one-day blood donation camp on 20th September 2022 at the multipurpose hall of the UoT. The RBC is a government-based fully equipped center that collects and stores blood for needy patients who come to the emergency unit of the Teaching Hospital Turbat for treatment. On the occasion, around 95 bags of blood were collected at the blood donation camp. Moreover, Prof. Dr. Abdul Saboor Baloch, Dean Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, Ganguzar Baloch, Registrar UoT, Dr. Parwaiz Baloch, Senior Consultant/ Pathologist at Teaching Hospital Turbat, faculty members, administrative staff, and male & female students of the University participated in the camp and donated blood voluntarily and wholeheartedly for the emergency needs in the Teaching Hospital Turbat. The medical staff and volunteers professionally examined the blood donors and their blood samples as per the standing operating procedures before issuing them clearance for blood donation. Appreciating the efforts of the students and staff of UoT and RBC in organizing the blood donation camp at UoT, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Jan Muhammad said that besides its academic and non-academic activities, the University of Turbat has always been committed to fulfilling its social responsibilities as well. The students of the Department of Natural and Basic Sciences, Education, and Social Sciences attended the camp as volunteers and facilitators.

Report by Mr. Jehand Baloch, faculty member, Natural & Basic Sciences Department, UoT.