A free cataract operation camp in Puttalam

Updated: 00:00 GMT, Jan 1, 1970 | Published: 05:38 GMT, Mar 27, 2015 |

A free cataract operation camp had been inaugurated yesterday by Al Bazaar international foundation collaboratively with Sri Lanka Muslim Youth Forum under the sponsorship of International Islamic Relief. This camp had been arranged in Puttalam Kuwait Hospital.

This programme will be continued until 29th of this month and it’s expected that 500 service users will be benefited through this programme.

People from many parts of Sri Lanka have come to Puttalam for the cataract operation and as the initial stage of this camp, yesterday, the doctors selected those who have cataract problem and should undergo for a cataract operation.

In the inauguration ceremony of this camp, the chairman of Puttalam Urban Council K.A.Baiz, the organizer of As- Sabaab organization Asheik Thaasim, foreign donors and doctors have participated.