Lahore: World Blood Donors day is observed and celebrated Today (Thursday 14th June, 2012) in Pakistan and across the globe. The basic mean to celebrate this day is to show create awareness for the blood donation.
There are about 9 Crore and 20 blood donation samples are taken per annum in which the fifty percents of the blood samples are donated by the developed countries who are constitutes about 15 percent of the world.
The donation of the blood is purely based on the humanity act and Pakistan is getting the 10 to 20% blood donation from the professional blood donors. On this day seminars and workshops are conducted put in the educational institutes to spread awareness regarding this day.