A Delhi-based motorcycle club is working to build India’s biggest blood donor database
The 63 districts include 14 from Arunachal Pradesh, 5 each from Assam and Bihar, 12 from Manipur, 7 from Meghalaya, and 9 from Nagaland.
Most of the blood cancer patients require a blood stem cell transplant to survive, especially those who cannot be treated with chemotherapy.
Blood donor base has shrunk owing to cancellation of blood donation drives because crowding fears over Covid-19 and lack of mobility and motivation in general.
According to reports, India has a shortage of 1.9 million units of blood. The Covid-19 lockdown has further aggravated the blood shortage situation in the country.
Amid the lockdown, blood donors in several cities complained that police do not allow them to get to hospitals to help the patients who are in dire need of blood.
On Tuesday, Ramnath Thakur was declared “brain dead” by doctors. But he donated his liver, both kidneys and cornea to three donors, saving their life.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar rides a cycle along with ministers and MLAs, from the Chief Minister's residence to his office at the Civil Secretariat on the occasion of 'World Car-Free Day', in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly 76th session General Debate in UN General Assembly Hall at the United Nations...Photo by AP/PTI
Students attend a class in a school after the Madhya Pradesh government allowed schools to reopen for 1st-5th classes after further ease in COVID-19 restrictions, in Jabalpur.PTI Photo
Confiscated Rhinoceros horns being burnt in the presence of Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma to mark the World Rhinoceros Day, in Golaghat district.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
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