Jammu, December 19 | Army organized an’ Eye Check-Up Camp ‘at Akhnoor on 16 and 17 December 2019. The aim of the camp was to fulfil the ‘Right to Sight’ for all under ‘VISION 2020’ campaign of Govt of India.
The initiative was conceptualized to provide advanced state of the art tertiary medical care at the doorsteps of the needy in remote areas. A team of doctors comprising of Eye Specialist, Anesthesiologist, Medical Officers and support staff carried out the screening of 163 patients for Cataract. The patients requiring surgeries will subsequently be attended in the month of January.