Thoubal District Hospital conducts free cataract surgery
Thoubal, Jul 9 : Sixteen people were provided free cataract surgery at Thoubal District Hospital today.
The patients were recommended for the surgery during a free cataract detection camp at Heirok CHC on June 29 organised by National Programme For Control Of Blindness, NPCB Thoubal under National Health Mission.
25 patients were recommended to undergo the surgery, but only 16 came for the procedure. The district hospital will now have OT Service (Eye) every Tuesday, said Nodal Officer Dr Ksh Memcha appealing all to avail the service.