Peshawar—The first ever-safe blood transfusion center of the province ‘Regional Blood Center’ (RBC) has started functioning in Hayatabad Peshawar. This newly established state of the art blood transfusion center has been set up under the Safe Blood Transfusion Project- a joint venture of the Federal Republic of Germany and the government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with a total cost of Rs 190 millions. This was revealed in a briefing given to media persons here at RBC here on Saturday. Provincial secretary health Muhammad Abid Majeed and other concerned high ups of health department were also present on the occasion.
In his briefing to the media persons Project Director, Safe Blood Transfusion Project KP, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tahir Khan told that the RBC was equipped with modern, sophisticated and fully computerized medical equipment as well as well trained and qualified staff to ensure the safe transfusion of blood as per the international standards.