A free health camp has been organized at Tungipara, Gopalganj on Sunday, to celebrate Bangladesh’s “developing country” status.
The free health camp was inaugurated by Tungipara upazila Chairman Gazi Golam Mostofa on Sunday. It was held at the Tungipara upazila auditorium, and organized by Sheikh
Fazilatunnesa Mujib Eye Hospital and Training Institute in association with the private organization BIZ.
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Doctors attend patients at the free health camp organized at Tungipara, Gopalganj on March 25, 2018 Manoj Kumar Saha/Dhaka Tribune
CEO of BIZ Saiful Islam Robin, Deputy Executive Mujibur Rahman, Director D Alam, and Assistant Director (health) Dr Nusrat Jahan, among others, were present.
Dr Saifuddin Ahmed, director of the eye hospital, conducted free eye check-ups. Doctors from gynaecology, medicine, cardiology and diabetic specialists also provided free consultation and treatment.
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Doctors give consultation and treatment to patients at the health camp organized at Tungipara, Gopalganj on March 25, 2018 Manoj Kumar Saha/Dhaka Tribune
A total of 498 patients were treated free of cost. Of them, 34 were selected for cornea surgery – fully free of cost, and taken to the hospital.