Z-DRP launch blood donation drive

The opposition Dhivehi Rayyithunge Party’s (DRP) Zaeem-faction launched a blood donation drive dubbed “DRP’s blue blood for the nation” yesterday as part of celebratory activities to mark the party’s sixth anniversary.

The Z-faction’s spokesperson Mohamed “Mundhu” Hussein Shareef told newspaper Haveeru that a large number of people, including politicians and MPs, have participated in the programme.

The programme was undertaken by the party’s Youth Wing, led by Gassan Maumoon, in collaboration with the Maldives Blood Transfusion Service (MBTS) and is taking place at the NGO’s office building.

Mundhu added that over 200 people had registered to participate so far.