25May 2018
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75 nationalities in Kuwait donated 80,000 blood bags to MoH this year

Updated : Tuesday, 15 May 2018
June 14th is celebrated as World Blood Donor Day all over the world.
Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
By Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
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Kuwait City (IAMINKUWAIT): Ministry of Health Assistant Undersecretary for Medical Services said that blood donors from 75 nationalities living in Kuwait had donated 80,000 blood bags this year. The Ministry of Health has also used the latest technology to ascertain the safety and purity of blood.

All over the world on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure the quality, safety and availability of blood and blood products for patients in need.

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