There were 98 cataract operations took place in Kilinochchi hospital on 26th July. Surgeries were performed by Dr J D Dias Consultant Eye Surgeon TH Batticaloa. The event was funded by Karai Welfare Society UK, and facilitated by Assist RR, UK,and Enlightenment Circle, UK.
This occasion was graced by Dr Paitha Mahipala DGHS & NFP of Vision 2020. Mr Sri Skandarajah represented Assist RR at this occasion. Operations were started early in the morning and and all the cases (98) were completed by the late evening. Photos attached below;
Karai Welfare Society UK thanks to;
Dr P G Mahipala for the guidance, support and his presence
Dr J D Dias for his continued dedicated work
Mr Sri and Dr Sarveswaran of Assist RR UK for supporting
Dr Karthi MS of DGH Kilinochchi and Dr Anusha all the staff for all the hard work
Companies provided the phaco machines
Director of TH Batticaloa Dr Ibralebbe for releasing and facilitating Dr Dias
Transport unit of MoH and Mr Jayasuriya for extra careful driving
Assist RR and Enlightenment Circle for facilitate.
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