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100 - Free Eye Check-Up and Cataract Treatment Camp

posted Jul 25, 2017, 9:48 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Jul 25, 2017, 9:48 AM ]

Pune, 22nd July 2017:
The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Pune organized a “Free Eye Check-up and Cataract treatment Camp" in association with H.V. Desai Hospital for the residents of Bopodi slum. This camp was held under the aegis of 'Women Empowerment Project' supported by Manos Unidas, Spain.

More than 120 patients (Men, Women & Children) were examined in this camp, all of them belonged to low income groups. Around 3 patients were detected with Cataract and the H. V Desai Hospital promised a free surgery for them. People with defective vision were distributed specs at subsidized price. Beneficiaries were very happy with this camp and thanked Don Bosco for their initiative.