IMPHAL: Members of Kanglei Pungmayol E-Pao WhatsApp group donated blood on Saturday as part of the ongoing blood donation rally camp being undertaken by DESAM, ANSAM, and AIMS in association with JNIMS and RIMS.
The individuals from the WhatsApp group who gave voluntary blood donation included the group admin and general secretary of All India Kung-Fu Federation Dr. H. Romen, Dhanachandra Huidrom from Ishok, Maibam Joy Meitei from Leimapokpam, and Sanatomba Ashem from Pukhrambam Thingel. Altogether, 15 individuals donated their blood on the day and they were presented with a cap and face masks as token gifts from the side of the whatsapp group.
Dr Romen stated on the occasion of giving blood for the 43rd time in his life that he had agreed to participate in the camp to show respect to the students’ organizations and support their humanitarian undertaking. Health & Environment Secretary of DESAM, HQ, O. Romesh stated that if other whatsapp groups begin to follow in the footsteps of Kanglei Pungmayol E-Pao WhatsApp group the shortages of blood in the blood banks will be alleviated to some extent.