503 Devotees including 78 women donate blood in Mohali, Chandigarh
On Sunday, August 6, 2017, with the blessings of Satguru Mata Savinder Hardev Ji Maharaj, Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation organised a huge blood donation camp at Sant Nirankari Satsang Bhawan Phase 6, Mohali, Chandigarh. 503 devotees, including 78 women donated their blood in this camp. A team of over 20 doctors and paramedics headed by Dr. Suchet Sachdev, Assistant Professor, Department of Transfusion Medicine, Blood Bank P.G.I.M.E.R Chandigarh, and 12 members headed by Dr. Mandeep, Civil Hospital, Mohali, collected the blood.
The camp was inaugurated by Shri Ravi Bhagat IAS, Chief Administrator, Punjab Urban Development Authority. While addressing the devotees and the donors, he said that blood donation is the biggest form of charity and these camps organized by the Sant Nirankari Mission are a living example of social welfare, for the entire world, and must be appreciated.
On this occasion, Dr. B.S Cheema, Zonal Incharge Chandigarh and Sanyojak Mohali, said that blood donation is a huge service to humanity. Dr. (Smt.) J.K Cheema Ji, Additional Zonal Incharge, who was also present at the camp, said that this is the 10th Blood Donation Camp in the series of 18 to be organised in Chandigarh Zone in the year 2017-18.
Shri H.S Kohli Ji, Up Mukhya Sanchalak , Sant Nirankari Sewadal, Delhi, gracing the occasion, said that one step for humanity, taken by Baba Hardev Singh Ji in 1986, has turned into a caravan, that is continuously growing with the contribution of numerous devotees over the years.