Mumbai: In a recent development, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has decided to start a ‘Plasma Bank’ in Delhi for the treatment of COVID19 patients.
Arvind Kejriwal said, “This ‘Plasma Bank’ will be set-up at the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences in Delhi. Anyone who needs plasma will need a recommendation from a doctor.”
“The ‘Plasma Bank’ will start operation in the next two days. I appeal to #COVID19 recovered patients to donate their plasma,” he added.
The national capital is the second worst-hit state with a total of 83,077 COVID-19 cases, including 2,623 deaths and 52,607 recoveries. Delhi is followed by Tamil Nadu with 82,275 confirmed cases, of which, 1,079 have died, 45,537 have recovered and 35,659 are active cases.