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743 FREE-EYE CHECKUP CAMP IN GANDHI NAGAR SLUM

posted Sep 17, 2019, 9:48 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Sep 17, 2019, 9:48 AM ]
Koregaon Park (Pune), 28-Aug-2019: The Don Bosco Development Society, Koregaon Park, (Pune) organized a free eye check-up camp for the residents of Gandhi Nagar slum in Yerwada. 172 people were examined in this eye camp held under the aegis of ‘Women Empowerment Project’ supported by Manos Unidas, Spain.

Eye camp started at 10.00 am and Mr. Nagsen Chavan (Coordinator- DBDS) welcomed the medical team and patients. Dr Ranaware and Dr. Tamanna Shaikh examined the patients. 21 patients with defective eyesight were distributed spectacles at a nominal charge of Rs.100 only. The DBDS staff did the mobilization as well as the logistical arrangements for this camp. They will also keep the follow-up of the patients diagnosed with Cataract.