Blood grouping, HIV screening carried out at Peren Government College

Peren, June 14 (MExN): World Blood Donor Day was observed at Peren Government College under the theme ‘Be there for someone else’ on June 14. The programme was jointly organized by District AIDS Prevention & Control Unit and Red Ribbon Club, Peren Government College.

 

Ngauzeulungbe, District ICTC Supervisor, Peren was the resource person. He spoke on the theme and also shared on blood safety, informed a press release. Christy Putlang, STS RNTCP gave a brief presentation on tuberculosis and services available at the District Hospital.

 

The programme was chaired by Ekiebe, Account Assistant, DAPCU, while welcome note was given by Sazutlak Domta, Assistant Professor and Nodal Officer, RRC. Albert, vice principal, Peren Government College gave exhortation speech.

 

A total of 165 people attended the programme, where 20 students availed of free blood grouping and were screened for HIV.