Andhra Pradesh Paramedical Ophthalmic Officers' Association decided to hold its fifth State conference here on August 6. As many as 350 officers from different parts of the State will attend and chalk out future plans of the association.

A souvenir will be released during the conference. While addressing a media conference, Zone-I secretary Vasanta Rao, conference committee chairman M.R.K. Das, other leaders B. Mohana Rao, D.Venkata Rao, Rajasekhar Reddy said the meeting would be crucial for the effective implementation of national programme for control of blindness.