39th Death Anniversary of Com. Priya Gupta observed, Blood Donation Camp organized
On the occasion of 39th Death Anniversary of Com. Priya Gupta former General Secretary and President of AIRF, N.F.Railway Mazdoor Union launched various social activities including three Blood Donation Camps at New Jalpaiguri, Badarpur and Chhaygaon on 12th August.
At New Jalpaiguri under the leadership of Com. Paritosh Paul, Asstt. General Secretary and Com Saumyadip Karmakar, Branch Secretary, 150 Railway Workers including 15 Lady workers donated their blood. The blood was collected by the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital.
At Badarpur a total of 40 Railway workers donated their blood under the supervision of the Doctors of Karimganj Civil Hospital and Karimganj Blood doners Forum. Before starting of Blood donation camp, a plantation programme was organized at Badarpur Rly. H.S.School, Badarpur Station and Badrpur Divisional Hospital. In this auspicious occasion Principal of Badarpur H.S.School Smt. Aditi Basu and Area Manager Sri S. Umesh were present and praised the Union officials for arranging such good programmes.
At Chhaygaon, 24 Railway workers donated their blood which was collected by Guwahati Medical College. Sri Rekibuddin Ahmed, MLA of the area attend the camp and donated his blood.
Beside these due to non availability of Blood Bank a Blood grouping camp was also organised at Lumding where a total of 22 railway workers tested their blood group and all are enlisted for future utilisation. After the grouping a large number of Railway workers under the banner of N.F.Railway Mazdoor Union distributed fruits amongst the patients of Lumding Railway Hospital and Civil Hospital.Shri Shibu Mishra, MLA attended the programme.