Thursday 31 October 2019

Free Cataract Surgery Camp at Chapakhowa

Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari, in association with District Blindness Control Society, Tinsukia
conducted one Free Cataract Surgery Camp at First Referral Unit, Chapakhowa, Assam on 30 th October
2019. Dr. G.S. Gogoi, Ophthalmologist of Tinsukia Civil Hospital and his OT team, rendered their valuable
services during the camp. 26 elderly and needy patients of the nearby villages were successfully
operated during the camp. The surgery camp was supported by India Development and Relife Fund,USA.
This is to be mentioned that this is the fourth such camp in this financial year and we operated a total 96
patients successfully. We have a target of 200 surgeries by March 2020.