About GSCBT (Gujarat State Council for Blood Transfusion)
In accordance with the judgment delivered by the Hon’able
Supreme Court of India (vide its judgment delivered in writ petition No. 91/1992)
wherein directives were issued of the Central and State government to take stages
for ensuring safe blood safety, the government of Gujarat established the Gujarat
State Council for Blood Transfusion (GSCBT).
The GSCBT is registered as a society under the Registration of societies Act, 1860
(Registration No. GUJ/6003/Ahmedabad, dated 12th March, 1997) and also as a Public
Trust under the Bombay Public Trust Act 1850 (Registration No. F/5852/Ahmedabad
- Additional Chief Secretary, H & FW, GoG Commissioner
Health Secretary (Expenditure), Finance Dept.
Commissioner, Food & Drug Control Administration
Additional Director, State AIDS Cell
- Medical Superintendent, Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad
Professor & Head, Department of Pathology, BJMC, Ahmedabad
Executive Officer, IRCS, Gujarat State branch, Ahmedabad
Representative, State Committee of Indian Association of
Blood Banks, Ahmedabad
The Supreme Court has directed the Central government to exempt from Income Tax
payment all donations received (for the purpose of ensuring safe blood supply) by
the Council for Blood Transfusion.
The Central government has granted 100% exemption from the Income Tax (by modifying
the I.T. Tax, 1961) for donation of the Nation/State Blood Councils.