Kuwait commemorate World Blood Donor Day

Kuwait Ministry of Health’s Blood Transfusion Services Department commemorated the World Blood Donor Day Monday under the theme: donate blood and revive the world.

Marking the World Blood Donor Day raises awareness on need of safe blood transfusion as well as shedding light on contributions of donors who help save lives of people, Dr. Hanan Al-Awadhi, Acting Department head, said in a statement to KUNA.

She added blood donation by the public contributed to increasing the blood stocks at the blood bank, a matter that showed great social and humanitarian responsibility.

People continue to donate blood despite restrictions and extraordinary circumstances emanated from the coronavirus pandemic, she said.

Source: Kuwait News Agency