Eye Care Camp in Pakistan
Vision problems in Pakistan are getting common in every passing day. As per the report generated in 2017, out of 207.7 million total population of Pakistan, an estimated 21.78 million were affected from blindness and vision impairment.
Cataract is the fastest spreading and most common cause of blindness.
To reach the untreated poor people belonging to the rural parts of Pakistan, eye camps need to be set up on immediate basis to supply them with the necessities of eye care.
It is very crucial to provide people with convenient facilities and proper equipment for their sight. Hence, the eye camps do not only help them get treated against the disease, but also to raise awareness of precautionary measures and educate them on how they can take the best care of their sight. They spread awareness among the people which leads an involvement to clear the backlog of avoidable blindness.