September 16, 2015
EVF brings vision care to Nandalike on the foothills of western ghats
EVF brought the eye screening and equipping facility to the people of Nandalike near Belman in Udupi district recently. About 76 children from the lower primary school in Nandalike and about 75 needy adults from the locality underwent comprehensive eye screening lead by Dr. Nityananda Naik, program officer and eye surgeon from the Udupi District Health Society’s blindness control unit. 42 people were provided with spectacles and 15 people were referred for free cataract surgery under the government scheme. Shri Durgaparameshwari Friends Club, Abbanadka, Sarvajanika Ganeshotsava Samiti,Abbanadka and Odiyoor Shree Gurudeva Grama Vikasa Yojane associated and organised this event.