At a time when the state well being division is going through a crunch of plasma for the remedy of COVID-19 sufferers, 67 cops of Assam Police, who’ve been cured of coronavirus, have volunteered to donate plasma.
A plasma donation camp organised by the Assam Police in collaboration with the State Well being division and Nationwide Well being Mission was held as we speak at Guwahati’s GMCH Auditorium.
Out of the whole 67 personnel, 43 have been discovered eligible for donating plasma.
All of those personnel have been felicitated by State Well being Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, Minister of State, Well being division Pijush Hazarika, DGP Assam Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta , Harmit Singh, ADGP(A), M P Gupta, Commissioner of Police Guwahati and different dignitaries.
Talking on the event, Himanta Biswa Sarma stated that Assam police has been main the struggle in opposition to Covid-19 from the entrance.
“Assam Police has come ahead to donate plasma for a noble trigger to avoid wasting lives. The sacrifice and the contribution of Assam Police shall be written with golden ink. They’ve set an instance by delivering medicines to needy throughout lockdown and in addition taking care of the well-being of senior residents who stay alone,” he added.
Director Normal of Police Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta stated that it’s a second of delight for the group as all of the police personnel got here ahead voluntarily to donate plasma.
“The instance set by the police personnel won’t solely enhance the morale of these from the group who’re nonetheless beneath remedy, however will even give a ray of hope to the individuals of the State,” Mr Mahanta stated.
Until Saturday, 1,631 Assam police personnel examined constructive for COVID-19, of them 1,162 have recovered and 4 amongst them have died.