The Department of Blood Banks Services (DBBS) has appealed to people with O+ and A+ blood types to donate urgently due a severe shortage of blood stocks.
A statement issued by DBBS said, ‘If your blood group is O+ or A+, we appeal to you to donate blood at the Central Blood Bank (Bausher) as there is an urgent need for blood.’
People can donate blood from 8am to 8pm from Saturday to Thursday, and from 3pm to 8pm on Friday.
Appointments can be made through WhatsApp (94555648), or by dialling 24591255 or 2494255.
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