N.S.S Wing of KSOM successfully organized a mega Blood Donation Camp on December 14, 2019, in collaboration with HDFC Bank. Two Blood Banks were a part of the event, The KIMS Blood Bank and The BMC Blood Bank, Bhubaneswar.
The Inaugural Session was graced by Prof. (Dr.). Abhishek Kumar, Programme Officer, N.S.S Wing of KSOM; Mrs. Sarojini Brahma, Gender Specialist, Smart City Limited Bhubaneswar; Mr. Jyoti Shankar, Head of the Department, Western Grid, HDFC Bank house; Mrs. Epsita Mahapatra, Deputy Manager, HDFC Bank house and Mrs. Subhashree Mishra, Deputy Manager, HDFC Bank house.
Prof. (Dr). Abhishek Kumar encouraged the donors and the members of NSS with his warm and welcoming words. The other dignitaries also made significant contribution, with their presence in the event.
Constant support and encouragement was received from Dr. Achutya Samanta, Founder KIIT and KISS; Prof. (Dr). Kajal Parashar, Programme Coordinator, KIIT N.S.S Bureau; Prof. S. K. Mahapatra, Director, KSOM; Prof. S.N. Misra, Dean, KSOM; Prof. Biswajeet Pattnaik, SDC Head, KSOM; Prof. Joydeep Biswas, Assistant Professor, KSOM; Prof. Buddhaditya Padhi, Assistant Professor, KSOM and Mr. Samabesh Nayak, Administrative Officer, KSOM.
With the motivational tagline ‘Karke Dekho, Accha Lagta Hai’, a lot of people donated and contributed to the noble cause. The entire team of N.S.S functioned with the motto ‘NOT ME BUT YOU’, providing service to everyone. A record breaking 150 units of blood were collected in this Mega Event. This records to the highest number of blood units collected in any blood donation event in KIIT till date. Blood Donated and collected will be the source for spreading health and happiness to the needful.
The students and other donors were guided and taken care of, throughout the event by the members of N.S.S. They were provided with refreshments and other requirements as and when necessary. The entire event was covered with smiles and selfless service.
The most important service that one can provide to the society is the service to humanity. With a lot of enthusiasm and encouragement, the Mega Blood Donation Camp was taken to the path of grand success.