Lions club organises free eye camp

Staff Reporter

SALEM: The Lions Club of Salem Mid Town organised a free eye camp in Dathagapatti Corporation Primary School here recently.

Mayor J. Rekha Priyadarshini inaugurated the camp, organised in association with the District Blindness Control Society, Tamil Nadu Potters Association and Aravind Eye Hospital.

A team of doctors screened 532 persons. Of them, 82 were referred for further treatment. A total of 63 persons were given spectacles. The team also recommended 22 persons for special screening. Club president P. Ekambaram was present.