Renowned left hand bowler of Pakistani Team and our national Hero, Mr. Sohail Tanvir visited Omair Sana Foundation. Mr. Obaid Hashmi , the Chief Operating officer , welcomed him in the Thalassaemia Center. A large number of electronic and print media journalists, parents of Thalassaemia children, students and other people was there at the event. Mr. Obaid Hasmi thanked the media and briefed various programs and activities initiated by Omair Sana Foundation, while Dr. Saqib Hussain Ansari thanked media for supporting foundation in their cause of Thalassaemia Free Pakistan.
He said I am a doctor of patients but the journalist is doctor of the society. They have the responsibility of the whole community. I can treat 4000 but they have the capacity to save millions. He also thanked Sohail Tanvir for sparing his precious time for these unfortunate of Thalassaemia Children. Mr. Asghar Hussain , the member advisory board, said that it is great our national heroes are coming forward in the social work and they have adopted a responsibility to join with welfare organizations for a cause. He said our heroes can be a great source of motivation and creating awareness as they have strong following. Talking to the audience, Sohail Tanvir said, “this disease is growing and I appeal to media that they propagate the awareness of this disease. We are lucky that majority of population is youth & they can contribute in supporting the management by blood donation for at least twice a month. My message to the youth is that volunteer blood for donor as well as for Thalassaemia children because it is beneficial for the donor also. Later he visited daycare and gave gifts to Thalassaemia children”. He also prayed for Thalassaemia with their parents. He also visited Lab and Blood Bank. He was informed that what make Omair Sana Foundation a different Foundation. He also cut a cake with Thalassaemia children and celebrated the day with them. He also resolute to be a Thalassaemia ambassador.