Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Society organises Hyderabad’s biggest blood donation camp

Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Society organises Hyderabad's biggest blood donation camp 	Hyderabad, 14 March, 2023: Thalassemia Sickle Cell Society (TSCS) a registered non-profit organization has organised a mega blood donation camp at Kings Palace, Gudimalkapur, Hyderabad.  Shri Mahmood Ali, Hon’ble Minister of Home, Prisons, Fire Services, Govt. of Telangana along with Shri P Kaushik Reddy, MLC Govt. Whip, Wajahuddin – IPS, Shaik Mohammed Iqbal, MLC – Hindupur -AP, Syed Omer Jaleel, IAS officer and many others visited the blood donation camp. Abu Aimal, Amin, Shiv Ratan and dedicated staff of TSCS had took part at the donation camp.

TSCS CEO Dr. Suman Jain briefed the guests, about the situation of Thalassemia in Telangana and the need of blood donors to come forward for transfusion of blood to Thalassemia patients. Ms. Ratnavali Kothapalli, Vice President – TSCS & Mr M A Aleem Baig, Joint Secretary – TSCS were also part of the blood donation camp. The collected blood will be utilized for the patients who need blood transfusion at regular intervals.  TSCS has also appealed to the govt to help in releasing a G.O for mandatory antenatal test – HbA2 for every pregnant woman to help preventing the birth of Thalassemia Major Children.

Speaking on the occasion Dr. Suman Jain, CEO – TSCS said, “We are really thankful to the 1500 donors who have come forward to donate blood and meet the blood requirement for Thalassemia patients. We are extremely honoured that Shri P Kaushik Reddy, MLC Govt. Whip has visited the blood donation camp. We explained him about the situation of Thalassemia in our state & country and also emphasized the need of blood donors to come forward and donate on a regular basis. It is also a very prestigious opportunity to host all the honorable guests at our mega blood donation camp. The guests have extended their support to us and also promised to promote awareness of Thalassemia and its eradication”.

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