Free eye camp held in Gaibandha

A day-long free eye camp for the poor was held at Ballamjhar union parishad (UP) premises of Sadar upazila in the district on Wednesday, reports BSS.

SKS Foundation, a local reputed non-government organization, organized the camp under the Prevention of Avoidable Blindness project funded by Andheri Hilfe Bonn, Germany, office sources said.

A team led by Dr. Afrina Khanam, medical officer of SKS Foundation Hospital of the district town, conducted the camp.

The camp treated over 300 patients with sight complaints and provided appropriate treatment with medicines.