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Eye check-up camp held in Dolcherra Tea Estate at Silchar

Eye check-up camp
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Our Correspondent

Silchar : Eye check up camp organized by Lions Club of Silchar Lioness and Youths Against Social Evils (YASE) jointly organized a free cataract detection and eye check up camp at Dholcherra tea estate community hall in Borkhola constituency recently.

A total number of 187 patients were examined by Dr Misti Sen and technician Sanjeev Das. 15 patients were detected with cataract. Out of these 15 patients, 8 patients were brought to Lions Eye Hospital, Silchar for free operation.

The other patients could not be brought due to high diabetes and high blood pressure. However, follow up action will be taken. 107 patients were given free spectacles and free medicine.