Mandalay Region Red Cross Supervisory Committee and Mandalay University of Medical Technology recently launched a basic first-aid course.
Region minister Dr Win Hlaing donated K500,000 to the fund of the training course to an official.
Altogether 60 trainees are attending the two-week training course at weekends. Red Cross officials and medical officers gave lectures on basic rescue works, use of medical kits and first-aid process for patients.
Maung Pyi Thu (Mandalay)