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Ramdeobaba Alumni Connect Association committee members, organisers and donors during the blood and plasma donation camp held at RCOEM in Nagpur
With an intention to do their bit during the COVID-19 crisis, former students of Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management (RCEOM) in Nagpur donated blood and plasma at a camp organised by Ramdeobaba Alumni Connect Association (RACA) on May 15 and May 16 at the college premises.
At the camp, which was conducted with the help of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Dr Hedgewar Blood Bank, peer groups, college alumni along with their family members came forward in good numbers to donate plasma and blood. All donors were given separate slot timings to maintain social distancing. Similarly, separate arrangements were made for the walk-ins at the venue.
While the camp was inaugurated by Rajesh Loya, Mahanagar Sanghachalak of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) inaugurated the camp, Rajendra Purohit, Secretary, RCOEM, and Dr RS Pande, Principal, RCOEM, were prominently present during the occasion.
Addressing the gathering, Rajesh Loya, who's also a prominent chartered accountant, said that blood donation is the most generous donation a common man can do for the society. Loya also praised the contribution of young volunteers and alumni committee members.
RACA committee members Nilesh Panpaliya (Chairman), Rahul Laddhad (Vice-Chairman), Tushar Marghade (Advisor), Sachin Pund (Secretary), Vipul Murarka (Treasurer), Kamal Agrawal, Twinkle Thakur, Mrudula Korde and Gorakh Sirisikar, NM Deshkar, PD Pachpor along with alumni team led by Vinay Chawla, Mayur Jaju, Sankalp Tiwari, Akhil Rathi, Lalit Gandhi, J Sudhakar, Sameer Sahu and other volunteers performed assigned tasks for the success of the camp.
RSS team members P Shekhar (Gittikhadan Bhag Sanghchalak), Ravindra Bokhare (Mahanagar Sahkaryawah), Sanjay Joglekar (Mahanagar Sah Seva Pramukh), Kshitij Gupta, Abhishek Mishra, Ganesh Reddy and Harsh Bhalavi, also helped in organising the camp.