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Thalassemia Screening and Awareness Camp organized by College of Renewable Energy and Environmental Engineering

  December 3,2019

The College of Renewable Energy & Environmental Engineering, S. D. Agricultural University, Sardarkrushinagar in association with the Red Cross Society, Gujarat State Branch organized an awareness and screening camp of Thalassemia on December 3, 2019. Audio visual information was presented to create awareness among the studentsthat,thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder in which the body makes an abnormal form of hemoglobin. Hemoglobin is the protein molecule in red blood cells that carries oxygen. The disorder results in excessive destruction of red blood cells, which leads to anemia.In this program blood sample of students were collected forlaboratory test of thalassemia. The program was coordinated by Students’ Representative Council (SRC), National Service Scheme(NSS) and National Cadet Cops(NCC) wing of the college.