GUWAHATI: Personnel of Border Security Force (BSF) Guwahati Frontier donated plasma on Saturday at the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) in Guwahati. BSF jawans who recovered from COVID-19 infection of Frontier HQ BSF Guwahati donated their convalescent plasma after assessing their antibodies status to Gauhati Medical College & Hospital.
“Since the Composite Hospital (CH) BSF, Patgaon established a Covid Care Center/ Dedicated Covid Health Center at the Frontier HQ BSF, Patgaon, Guwahati, their dedicated medical and paramedical staff and their sincere efforts, genuine involvement, made the availability of necessary equipment and medication, training of staff and other necessary required arrangement within a very short period has been appreciated by state health authorities and have benefitted COVID-19 recovered patients,”said public relations officer (PRO) of BSF Guwahati Frontier in a press release.
“At the time of the national crisis in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak, the Border Security Force Frontier HQ Guwahati is not only engaged in manning the Indo-Bangladesh Border but also extending all the possible help towards social welfare by donating Plasma to COVID-19 infected patients after being infected by COVID-19 virus during their routine assigned works, hospitalization and recovery to combat COVID-19 Pandemic. Seema Praharies of Guwahati Frontier Border Security Force apart from managing Indo- Bangladesh International border, also assist border population in emergency like Covid-19 pandemic, as well as providing medical assistance to needful peoples,” the PRO added.