In order to encourage youngsters for blood donations, an orientation session was conducted on 22 October 2022 for NSS volunteers . The session was handled by Mr Ajithan (Operations Manager of HDFC Bank, Thrissur) who is a recipient of State Award for donating blood (68 times) .The topics include food culture, sleeping time, the restrictions to be taken for being an efficient blood donor were shared by Mr Ajithan . He shared these topics by giving real life examples and experiences.
He also gave information regarding various blood groups and their rarity. At the end of the session he made the volunteers to promise that they would donate blood to save lives. Forty volunteers participated in the Orientation Session. The session serves as an important tool as it covers every aspect of the program and found to be helpful to all those who are involved with the voluntary blood donation programme.
NSS Programme Officers Mr Rajesh S K (Asso Prof, EEE Dept), Mr Shine P Xavier (Asst Prof, CSE Dept) and Ms Sarika K T (Asst Prof, ECE Dept) co-rdinated the event.