Vivekananda Kendra Kanyakumari in association with Lion K.K.Saharia Eye Hospital, Dibrugarh and Jatiya Vidyalaya, Pengeree organized one Free Eye Camp at Pengeree on 30th May 2017. A total 107 patients were examined by the eye Hospital team and 23 patients with cataracts were detected during the day long camp. The patients with cataracts will be operated phase wise and the first batch of 8 patients will be operated tomorrow. The transportation, food, hospitalization, medicines and surgery for each patient will be free of cost. Patients from many interior villages and tea gardens were immensely benefitted during the camp.
The owner of Jatiya Vidyalaya, Pengeree, Sri Kuldeep Sharma donated 36 spectacles to the poor and needy patients during the camp. The Indian Army unit, stationed at Pengeree provided refreshments to the medical team.