SILCHAR: Lions Club of Silchar Lioness and Youths Against Social Evils (YASE) has jointly organized a free cataract detection and eye check-up camp at Mokamtol LP School, near Surtara, under Salchapra development block on Tuesday.
A total number of 198 patients were examined by Dr Jhalak Debroy and technician Sanjib Das, along with supporting staff of Lions Eye Hospital, Silchar. Out of thee 198 patients, 92 patients were given free spectacles and free medicines.
Altogether 18 patients were detected with cataract. Of these 18 patients, 11 were brought to Lions Eye Hospital, Silchar for free operation.
Lions Club of Lioness were represented by Shakhi Bhattacharjee, Paramita Paul, Shelley Talukdar, Aditi Choudhury and YASE by Sanjeev Roy, Mohitosh Das, Ataur Rahman, Sahab Uddin Ahmed, Mozor Ali, Abdul Qadir, Wazawatullah, Sahidul Alam, Matkub Ahmed, Samsul Haque, Mustakim Ahmed, Nurul Hasan and Prosonno Das.