Sar-e-Aam exposes blood banks
KARACHI: Blood banks around Jinnah, Civil and Abbasi Shaheed Hospitals have been sealed after the team of ARY News program Sar-e-Aam, hosted by anchor Iqrar-ul-Hasan, disclosed that normal saline was being mixed in the blood samples to increase the quantity of blood, ARY News reports on Saturday.
The team of Sar-e-Aam carried out tests of the blood samples in which traces of normal saline were found.
After the disclosure, Blood Transfusion Authority of Sindh came into action and initiated the process of cancelling the registration and licenses of the violating blood banks.
The program will be aired tonight at 7pm.