100 Donors Have Registered


Yayasan Bina Upaya Darul Ridzuan (YBU) , organ donationYayasan Bina Upaya Darul Ridzuan (YBU) has extended a helping hand to the on-going organ donation campaign. The campaign, initiated by volunteer Dr Ghantan Palanisamy, is aimed at creating awareness among Malaysians on the benefits of organ donation.

The country-wide campaign is in full swing and with the involvement of YBU, the possibility of it making an impact in Perak is great. Ghantan’s target is a thousand donors. “Over a hundred have registered so far,” he said. “The target is achievable provided the message is far-reaching.”

The foundation has obtained the participation of Ipoh General Hospital, Universiti Sains Malaysia and volunteers of YBU. “Hopefully, more will join in,” said Ghantan to Ipoh Echo.

Readers keen on knowing more about organ donation can call 05-208 5161 or visit this website for details: www.agiftoflife.gov.my.