Blood Donation Centres in Bangalore

Check out these blood donation centres in Bangalore if you are planning to volunteer to donate blood and also if you or someone is in need of blood in the city.

Hitanshu Bhatt
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blood donation centres in bangalore

From organ transplants to heart surgeries, today’s advanced medical care relies on blood transfusions. When one person donates a unit of blood, it can be separated into individual components to save multiple lives. Blood donors can help meet the daily transfusion needs of cancer and surgery patients, accident and burn victims, newborns and mothers delivering babies, AIDS and sickle cell anaemia patients, and many more. Here are a few blood donation centres in Bangalore that offer various products such as Whole Blood, Red Blood Cell Concentrate, Random Donor Platelets ( RDP), Single Donor Platelets (SDP),  Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP), Cryoprecipitate, Cryo deficient plasma (CDP).

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General Criteria for Blood Donors:

  • The person should be fit and in a healthy condition.
  • Should be between the ages of 18 to 65 years.
  • Weight should be more than 45 kgs (in most cases).
  • Should have Hameoglobin more than 12.5 gm/dl.
  • The donation interval for whole blood donation should be once in three months for males and four months for females.
  • The donor should not have had malaria in the last three months.
  • The donor should not have had jaundice or typhoid in the last year.
  • The donor should not have Uncontrolled Thyroid disorders, Diabetes, Heart disease, cardiovascular diseases or infectious diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis B or C or Cancer (other diseases may vary as per the donation centre).
  • Should not have had a blood transfusion in the last 12 months.
  • Other requirements as per the donation centre or doctor's guidelines.

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  • Bangalore Medical Services Trust

Bangalore Medical Services Trust (BMST) is a not-for-profit organisation of the Rotary Club of Bangalore and the TTK group of companies. They have been providing blood banking and transfusion services to hospitals & patients in Bangalore and surrounding districts since 1984. They also help in organising blood donation drives in Bangalore. 

Where: TTK Blood Bank, New Thippasandra Main Road, HAL 3rd Stage, Bangalore.

Contact: +91 (80) 2529 3486.

  • Navarang Blood Bank

Navarang Blood Bank is a unit of R.K.Trust located in Rajajinagar, Bangalore. It is a 24/7 blood bank but donations hours are specific. Contact them for further details. 

Where: No.108, 3rd floor, Hongal complex, Dr Rajkumar Rd, near Navarang Circle, 1st Block, Rajajinagar, Bengaluru.

Contact: 080 2352 1233.

  • Rashtrotthana Blood Centre

Rashtrotthana Blood Centre is one of the major service projects of Rashtrotthana Parishat. It provides identification of blood groups, registration of blood donors, giving information regarding blood donors to those in need of blood, etc.

Where: 7, Gavipuram Guttahalli, Kempegowda Nagar, Bengaluru.

Contact: 080-26608870, 080-29747870

  • Karnataka Red Cross Blood Centre

Indian Red Cross Society, Karnataka State Branch has been a destination for blood donation of people in the state. It has 9 blood banks which run 24/7 and supplies blood to more than 25 blood storage units throughout the state. The society operates Blood Mobile Bus as well.

Where: 26, Red Cross Bhavan, Race Course Rd, Bengaluru.

Contact: 080-22268435, 9353743508, 8296795356.

  • Sankalp India Foundation

Sankalp India Foundation is a youth organization. One can enrol on their website as a voluntary blood donor, donate at their centres in Bangalore and even organize blood camps with their help. 

Where: 460, Gokula, 8th Main, 4th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore 

Contact: 9480044444

  • Bsk Jeevashraya Blood Centre

Bsk Jeevashraya Blood Centre, situated at Padmanabhanagar, Bangalore aims to provide prompt, economical and reliable services of the safest blood and other blood products like RBCs, platelets, etc.  They are operational 24/7 but donations hours are specific. Contact them for further details. 

Where: No 6, 3rd Floor, Opposite to DG Hospital, above ICICI Bank, 3rd Cross, MKP Road, Padmanabhanagar, Bangalore.

Contact: +91-8792541222, +91-9448702322.

  • Bangalore Baptist Hospital 

Bangalore Baptist Hospital provides blood transfusion services with safe blood components 24/7. They procure blood from healthy donors and prepare components such as packed red cells, fresh frozen plasma, and platelet concentrate.

Where: Bellary Road, Hebbal, Bangalore.

Contact: +91 - 80 - 22024700, +91 - 80 - 46404700, +91 - 9448496602.

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