Al-Khidmat’s Annual Eye-Camp In Kot Ghullam Muhammad Serves 676 Patients

Kot Ghullam Muhammad, 24-12-2013: Al-Khidmat Foundation Sindh arranged 15th annual eye-camp in Kot Ghullam Muhammad. The camp was arranged with the association of ‘The Society for Preservation and Restoration of Vision, Karachi’. The camp served 676 poor and deserving patients, including 384 men and 293 women, from Mirpur Khas, Thar, UmerKot, Sanghar, and Badeen. Surgeon Dr. Asad Javed Aalam, and Surgeon Dr. Shayan Shadmani inspected the patients and operated them. 132 patients were treated through feco-therapy—the latest technology used for the treatment of cataract. The patients were also given 132 contact glasses and 60 lenses. 200 patients were offered food and residence. More than Rs.500,000 were spent on the arrangements concerning the eye-camp.
President Al-Khidmat Foundation Sind Dr. Sayyad Tabassum Jaffri, Khair Muhammad Tanio, Nawabzada Mir Anwar Ali, and other prominent individuals visited the camp. 100 Al-Khidmat volunteers were also present to facilitate the patients.
President Al-Khidmat Foundation Sind Dr. Sayyad Tabassum Jaffri, stated that Al-Khidmat Foundation has been providing health services to scores of poor and deserving individuals and its volunteers have relentlessly been working for the welfare of the people.