As you read this a patient mayy be critically ill. Whether he lives or dies depends on whether a unit of blood of the right type is available. India is always facing a shortage of blood. People have to run from pillar to post for a unit of blood in their own city or some other city where they go for treatment. At times a patient dies for want of blood. There are unscrupolous elements who sell blood for money.www.indianblooddonors.com is a SMS , IVRS and Mobile App (Android and Windows) based platform which connects needy patients with Blood Donors all over the country. The services of the helpline , blood donors is free. We have 55,000 blood donors registered and new donors sign up everyday. About 53,000 request for blood have been served in the last 3 years.