50 LGBT Members Donates Blood to Fight COVID19

For the first time nearly 50 members from the LGBT Community come forward to donate blood, at a time when the whole world is going to through an emergency phase with crisis of medicine, treatment and blood.

Though considered insignificant and taboo to the society, the transgenders has shown their serious concern towards the society and people by taking up this step for the first time in Kolkata by turning up in such a large number.

The blood donation camp was organised by Tarun Mahal, a local club in Dhakuria in South Kolkata on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day. Apart from organizing the blood donation camp, Tarun Mahal is feeding thousands of people everyday and providing dry rations to the needy in parts of South Kolkata amidst the lockdown.


  1. Dear all,
    I am a localite of Dhakuria was present today and was feeling proud for the LGBT member to particioating in blood donation on this 74 independence day of 15 Aug.2020 and thanks to Zee 24 ghanta for covering the entire spectrum and event.

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