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SIHF-Jeddah Holds Blood Donation Camp

Jeddah — The blood donation camp was organized by the Jeddah branch of the Saudi Arabia India Healthcare Forum (SIHF) in collaboration with the Indian Consulate Jeddah. More than 75 people registered and donated blood to an event hosted by the International Medical Center (IMC).

Consul General Mohammed Shahid Alam started the event and described the noble act of donating blood. He said this would further strengthen the bond of friendship between India and Saudi Arabia. India and KSA are celebrating their 75th year of friendship this year.

Sabir. Deputy Consul General Y and Consul General Hamna Maryam Khan also participated in the event and lined up for blood donations. It was the first experience for many donors and they encouraged more people to attend such events.

Dr. Ashraf Amir, Executive Director of IMC and President of Jeddah at SIHF, welcomed the rally and expanded all support from IMC for such community initiatives.

The benefits and medical aspects of blood donation were explained to the audience by Dr. Ikubal Musani. Dr. Sheikh, head of the IMC Blood Bank, clarified the post-donation process and precautions.

SIHF’s initiatives, including medical education programs, medical tourism, and collaboration in scientific and medical research, were explained by Dr. Jemshith Ahmed, General Secretary of SIHF. — SG

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