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Punjab University organizes blood donor camps for children

Lahore, June 29, 2021 (PPI-OT): Punjab University Department of Social Work has organized two blood donation camps in collaboration with Sundus Foundation for the children battling Thalassemia and Hemophilia. PU’s Pro Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Saleem Mazhar inaugurated a blood donation camp at the department. DSW Chairperson Prof Dr Syed Mehnaz Hassan, Registrar Dr Muhammad Khalid Khan, faculty members and a large number of students participated in the event. The students were found donating blood enthusiastically on the call of the event organizers to help the children suffering from the diseases.

Talking to the media, Prof Dr Saleem Mazhar said that there was a responsibility on every human being to help others who were facing various difficulties in their life. He said that it was a great act of kindness to help any human being suffering from any illness. Prof Dr Syeda Mehnaz Hassan said that the blood donation camps had been set up with the collaboration of Sundus Foundation. She said that more than 300 volunteers had registered to donate blood. She said that the department was making efforts in various sectors for social welfare of the masses. She said that several initiatives had been taken to provide a platform to the students to help ailing humanity.

For more information, contact:
Registrar,
University of the Punjab
Quaid-e-Azam Campus, Lahore, Pakistan
Tel: +92-42-99231102
Fax: +92-42-99231103
E-Mail: registrar@pu.edu.pk
Website: http://pu.edu.pk/