PANCHKULA, SEPT 30
Tears and excuses cannot save a life, but our blood can. 264 people registered and 142 donated blood in the Annual Blood Donation Camp held in the Hallmark Public School, Sec-15, Panchkula, that was inaugurated by the renowned educationist Mr. Kusum Kumar Gupta. The school premises were all set to welcome the donors. The camp was held with the association with Rotary and Blood Bank Society Resource centre under the supervision of the Chairman Col. Dr. R.S. Shah, Sector 37-A Chandigarh.
The motto of 'serving the people' was displayed during the camp when Mr. Yogesh Kumar a 71 times blood donor donated his blood at Hallmark Public School for the 72 time. His name also has been nominated for the National Award. Parents of Hallmarkites also donated blood, their children supported the cause by being present with them. Ms. Kavita Wadhwa and the Director Mr. Jivtesh Garg appreciated and applauded the enthusiasm of the donors for this noble cause. The donors were awarded with souvenirs and certificates to make the event memorable for them.