Blood donation camp on wedding day, couple enters married life marking humanity
Anoop and Aathira, a newly wed couple, turned trailblazers of humanity by celebrating their wedding in a unique way. Both donated blood in the blood donation camp organised to mark their wedding celebrations at the groom’s residence.
Nellikkara native PS Anoop and Pulpally native VS Aathira entered wedlock on Sunday at Wayanad. A total of 120 people who attended their wedding donated blood in the camp.
Anoop planned to arrange blood donation camp on wedding day after having a thought to do something different in his wedding celebration. At first, he planned organ donation but after realizing the complicated formalities in the process, he decided to opt blood donation. When he informed this plan to Aathira’s family, they supported him gladly. Then they printed wedding invitation by disclosing this noble way of celebration.
The couple reached the groom’s residence around 1.30 pm at Nellikkara after the wedding ceremonies at bride’s residence.Blood Donors Forum volunteers at Mananthavady district hospital have made the arrangements for the blood donation camp.
At first, bride and groom donated blood in the camp. Later the guests confirmed their participation by donating blood.Posters on importance of blood donation were also displayed on the path to the groom’s residence.
Anoop is working as a last grade employee in rural development department. Aathira is a forest department official.
Anoop’s brother PS Sherin also celebrated his wedding in a unique way. He distributed over 500 tree saplings to the people who were invited to his wedding last year.