Tata Steel organizes Eye Cure Camp
Purushottampur,21/11/17:Tata Steel Rural Development Society (TSRDS) Gopalpur, organized an eye cure camp at Baghala village of Purushottampur block in collaboration with Sankara Eye Hospital, Samarjhola on 21st November. Smt. Jayanti Nayaka, Sarapanch Baghala panchayat, and Smt. Gita Kumari Bastiya, Samiti Sabhya Baghala, inaugurated the eye cure camp.
Dr Asutosh Kumar, Eye Specialist, Sankara Eye Hospital and Mr Ritu Gauda, Optometry Technician examined the patients who attended the camp. Total 118 patients from Baghala, Kusapura, Gopinathpur, Sunathara, Sasanapalli, Damadorapur, Nuapalli, Jagannathpur and Padmabati villages of Purushottampur block attended the eye camp and availed the services provided. Twenty five patients were selected for Cataract Surgery and sent to Sankara Eye Hospital, Samarjhola of Ganjam. All the expenses of the cataract surgery and medicinal charges were provided by TSRDS, Gopalpur. Eye glasses were given to 10 eye patients and some medicines were given to 58 eye patients, free of cost.
Mr Nalini Kanta Mohanty, N Bhagyalaxmi of Sankara Eye Hospital participated in this camp for the eye check-up of the patients. Mr. Rockey Martin, Unit Head, TSRDS, Gopalpur along with all his staff had conducted the camp.