10th November, 2012. Diabetes eye screening camp was organized jointly by Panga Woman Group and Tilganga Eye Foundation at Panga Secondary School premises. The program was organized on the occasion of World Diabetes Day, Tihar and New Nepal Sambat 1133.
Eye specialist from Tilganga hospital checked eye vision, cataract and retina infection due to diabetes. Those who were detected with critical eye problems were referred to Tilganga Hospital for free treatment.
162 people got benefit from the eye camp that day.
Locals being checked up by specialist during camp
Diabetes patient's retina being checked up.
Text and Photo: Shirish Maharjan