Bhubaneswar: ‘Odisha Mo Parivar – Jeevan Bindu’ has launched a week-long blood donation camp in 29 district headquarters of the state. The programme will continue till August 15.
According to media reports, Arup Patnaik, convener of the ‘Odisha Mo Parivar’, inaugurated the ‘Jeevan Bindu’ programme in Bhubaneswar on the occasion of Kranti Diwas.
Reportedly, BJD MLA Debi Prasad Mishra, Minister Ashok Chandra Panda, MLA Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, Rajya Sabha member Sujit Kumar and Bhubaneswar (Central) MLA Ananta Narayan Jena were present at the blood donation camp.
More than 1450 units of blood were collected on the first day of the programme.