Free eye check-up camp at Tengahola

Golaghat, Feb 18: A free eye check-up camp was organized on Friday at Tengahola under Dhansiri sub-division of Golaghat district. The camp was organized by the Golaghat branch of tiol Programme for Control of Blindness in cooperation with Ekal, a non-governmental organization, stated a press release.

Around 240 patients were screened by medical experts at camp. Of these patients, 25 have been selected for phase-wise cataract surgery at the Eye Department of the Swahid Kushal Konwar Civil Hospital, Golaghat.

District Coorditor, District Health Society, NPCB, Golaghat, Prakhyat Kumar Dowerah welcomed the people’s active participation in the camp.