Pick up a lakh unit to be paid on PM Modi’s birthday


Largest blood drive in the world: A blood donation record is set on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday (September 17). One lakh unit of blood is to be collected nationwide on this day. The Union Department of Health has sent a letter to all states and union territories to inform them of this campaign. On this day, Amrit Mahotsav’s blood donation begins. Not only that, but also the way real-time data of the Corona vaccination is viewed. Similarly, on September 17, blood donation data will be updated live on the Ministry of Health’s website.

Meanwhile, many Bollywood celebrities have taken to their social media profiles to support the event including Tip-Tip Barsa celebrity Raveena Tandon, heartbreaker Vidyut Jamwal etc.

According to the information, the Ministry of Health stated in a letter that this campaign would continue until the National Day of Voluntary Blood Donation, i.e. October 1st. By participating in this campaign, every healthy person over the age of 18 can donate blood voluntarily. This can be achieved by registering for the voluntary blood donation on the Arogya Setu portal. This registration has already started.

Blood banks have been instructed to register and update their details on the central government’s e-Raktkosh portal. Stock is displayed on e-Rakt Kosh portal according to blood type available in all government and private blood banks and also citizens can check stock on this portal. The blood donor receives a certificate of participation.

There are approximately 3900 blood banks in the country, both state and private.

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