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AMU VC donates blood


Aligarh: AMU VC Lt. General (retd) Zameer Uddin Shah donated one unit of blood in a blood-donation camp organized by the Resident Doctors’ Association (RDA) in collaboration with the Blood Bank, Department of Pathology, J. N. Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University here on 1 September.

In order to inspire students and staff of AMU, Shah donated blood in spite of the age limit suggested by the medical science. Later, Shah visited the Blood Bank, Department of Pathology and Medical College Library. He said that the Medical College and University schools were on his top priority and he was trying hard to garner more and more financial support from different channels for the hospital and hoped there will be remarkable up-gradation in the facilities at the Medical College hospital. About 60 resident and junior doctors donated blood at the camp adding around 60 unit blood to the blood bank.

This article appeared in The Milli Gazette print issue of 16-30 September 2012 on page no. 14

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