The Venu Eye Institute and
Research Centre, Delhi opened a Vision Centre at Vijay Mandir, Alwar, on
February 22, 2010, to provide for preliminary eye check-ups and follow-ups. Two
vision technicians have been placed at the centre by the hospital. Slit lamp,
retinoscope, ophthalmoscope, trial set, trial frame, etc., have also been
provided by the hospital. The patients are screened for cataract and taken to
the Venu Eye Hospital, Delhi, for operations. The entire logistics of taking the
patient from Alwar to Delhi and back is done by the hospital.
SAPNA is grateful
to the hospital for providing this onerous service to the rural gentry of Alwar.
Medicines are provided free and spectacles are provided to the patients at half
the cost, the remaining being borne by SAPNA.
For cataract operation contact Venu Vision Centre, Alwar ( 0144 2767033)