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EYE SCREENING CAMP

National Service Scheme Cell of Rohini College of Engineering & Technology organized Eye Screening Camp on March 2nd 2018. The presence of the Revered Personalities filled the function with grace. The programme started with Tamil Thai Valthu and Rotary Prayer Ms. Visalatshi Pre Final Year Student of Mechanical Engineering welcomed the gathering. The Principal gave the Presidential Address. Respected Principal Dr. R. Rajesh addressed that “The primary objective of the camp and to detect vision problems such as refractive errors and squint eyes, and to take proper care of the eye sight of the students”. After that the dignified members from Bejan Singh Eye Hospital, motivated the students with his enlightening words. They stated that “The Right to Sight—Refractive errors were a priority within the global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness. Most of the children having uncorrected refractive errors in rural area have poor access to the eye hospitals. Also, the children usually do not complain of their poor vision upfront. Due to lack of awareness amongst the parents and school teachers only a handful of cases are detected at an early stage where appropriate treatment was helpful. The affordability of the spectacles was an issue among school going children where it is required the most.

The Doctors from Bejan singh Eye Hospital addressed the gathering. They said that “When the vision problems were detected at the early stage, it could be easily corrected. They also mentioned that under the “Eye care for million children” many childrens, students are was offered Counselling to them regarding cataract surgery, eye glasses and medicines.

Many Students and Faculties from our college participated in Eye Screening Camp and got suggestion from Eye Specialist. Ms. Anjali Student of Third Year, Department of Civil Engineering proposed Vote of Thanks. Rohini Rotaract Members arranged the programme in successful manner.

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