Head administrator Sheik Hasina called upon all national and universal associations for taking consolidated endeavors to guarantee intentional blood gift and after death eye gift in the nation.
She decided in a message on the eve of ‘National Voluntary Blood Donation and Posthumous Eye Donation Day-2019’.
Head administrator Sheik Hasina, in her message, called upon all including national, universal and private associations to take part in the philanthropic exercises like Shandhani (non-government deliberate association).
Referencing the commitment of Father of the Nation Sheik Mujibur Rahman, she said Bangabandhu understood the significance of safe blood that is the reason he built up ‘Blood Refinance Department’ at the then PG Hospital in 1972.
He (Bangabandhu) proclaimed Blind Relief (Donation of Eye) Act in 1975 to take care of the issue of visual impairment in the nation, she said.
The chief additionally said that the present government has built up National Eye Science Institute, Sheik Fazilatunnessa Mujib Eye Hospital and Training Institute in Gopalganj.
“Transplantation of Human Organs Act-2018 has likewise been planned under the present government’s residency so we can secure individuals against visual deficiency,” she included.