A blood sachet automatic sealer and slicer was commissioned at the Rotary Blood Bank here on Sunday by Rotary International director Shekhar Mehta. The machinery is worth Rs. 2 lakhs.

The Visakha Port City branch was awarded the Golden President award for contributing amount equivalent to more than 10,000 dollars to the Rotary Foundation during this year and its president D.S. Prakasa Rao and secretary P.L.K. Murthy received the award on behalf of the club.