281 Nirankari devotees voluntarily donated blood : With the blessings of Satguru Mata Sudiksha ji Maharaj today, a huge blood donation camp, of Sector 40 Area, was organized by Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation in Sant Nirankari Satsang Bhawan Sector 15-D. In this camp, 281 devotees including 70 women, donated blood.
This Blood Donation Camp was inaugurated by Dr. G. Dewan, Director, Health and Family Welfare Department, Chandigarh Administration, through his tax dedication. During the inauguration, he addressed the blood donors and said that donating blood is a very noble task. By doing this, unity in society and country is established. He congratulated the mission for this sacred task and thanked everyone on behalf of the administration.
On this occasion, Shri C.L. Gulati, Secretary Sant Nirankari Mandal and Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation, Delhi, said that the blood donation camps were started by Nirankari Mission in 1986 by Nirankari Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj, who donated blood Himself. Baba ji, giving a message to humanity, said that “blood should not be flown into drains.” Today Satguru Mata Sudiksha Ji Maharaj is forwarding the same message. Since 1986 volunteers have donated more than 10 million blood units in a total of 6000 camps. He said that the Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation has continued to contribute to cleanliness drive of railway stations, tree plantation campaigns, free sewing embroidery centres, charitable dispensaries, and service during natural calamities, in addition to blood donation.
On this occasion, Mr. C. S. Toor (Col. Retired), the Coordinator, Branch Administration of Sant Nirankari Mandal was also present.
Mr. K.K Kashyap ji, Zonal Incharge of Chandigarh Zone said that this is the 16th Blood Donation Camp of Chandigarh Zone this year 2018-2019. He added that a total of 5052 units of blood have been donated in 15 camps so far. Shri Kashyap further said that the Sant Nirankari Mission is a spiritual mission which informs the soul of the human being about divine knowledge and continues to contribute in social and welfare activities.
This Blood Donation Camp was conducted by the Government Medical College Sector-32, Dr. Ravneet Kaur Medical Office Incharge and Civil Hospital Phase- 6 Mohali Dr. Gaurav Pawar with a team of 10 members each.
On this occasion, Mr. Navneet Pathak , Sanyojak, Mr. S S Banga Mukhi Sector 15 and Shri Pawan Kumar, Mukhi of Sector 40 Area, thanked Dr. Dewan Ji, Shri Gulati Ji, Shri C. S. Toor and Shri K.K. Kashyap Ji, blood donors and other dignitaries who came here.
In this camp all the sections of the Chandigarh and the adjoining associates enthusiastically participated.