BH CORRESPONDENT, Lucknow: Singer Kanika Kapoor who was slammed and trolled by netizens and other celebrities for her irresponsible behaviour after she tested positive for coronavirus, is now receiving praise for her efforts as she decided to donate her plasma which might help other patients recover.
The singer recovered and was discharged from from Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (PGIMS) on April 6, so she can donate her plasma, which will be tested by the staff of King George Medical (KGMU) in Lucknow, for suitability. Doctors will be sent to her house to collect the sample.
“She called up the head of transfusion medicine department expressing her wish. We would first ascertain whether she is fit to donate. The recovered patients need to have haemoglobin level above 12.5 and weight above 50 kg. Plus, he or she should not suffer from HIV, diabetes, cardiac diseases, syphilis etc,” a senior KGMU official said, reports The Free Press Journal.
In other news, Kanika shared a heart-melting picture of herself enjoying a cup of tea with her family on Instagram. She captioned it, “All you need is a warm smile, a warm heart and a warm cup of tea #familytime #lucknowdiaries #stayhomestaysafe”.