Restore Eye Sights To 500 Bangladeshis.

by Karmirhath
Zorina
Zorina

                                            

                                                 Project Report

                                               (Project# 3595)

                                               January 06, 2016                                            

Karmirhath Hospital is located at Gaibandha, a small rural town in the North-West Corner of Bangladesh. The hospital has been serving the people of Gaibandha and the surrounding districts since 1986. The Eye Care Section of the Hospital holds Cataract Surgery Session every month. During the last three months 1,544 eye patients were treated at the hospital. Cataract operations were conducted on 61 patients.

Case Study:

  1. Zorina (not her real name);

Zorina, 55 years of age, is a widow and has five children. Her husband died five years ago. She lives about 20 kilometers away from Karmirhath hospital. Zorina is very poor. She had problems in her eyes for quite a few years. She did not go to any doctor having no money. About a year ago, her son took her to a doctor who told her that she might be having Cataract and advised her to go to Karmirhath hospital. Her son who himself is very poor, took her to Karmirhath hospital. An Eye Specialist examined Zorina and recommended her for Surgery. Surgeon performed surgery on both of her eyes free of charges. 

  1. Shamsu (not his real name):

Shamsu, 70 years old, is a resident of Masterpara in Gaibandha town. He was engaged in Agriculture profession. He developed problems in his eyes for long time. For long, doctors could not diagnose his eye problems. About four months ago, Shamsu came to Karmirhath hospital. Dr. Abdus Samad, a retired Eye Specialist examined Shamsu’s eyes. After a number of tests, Dr. Samad came to conclusion that Shamsu has been suffering from Glaucoma, an eye disease related to pressure on eyes. It’s a complicated eye disease and very difficult to cure. However, doctor has suggested some medicine that may give some relief to his eyes. 

Free treatment were given to both the patients. This has been possible due to liberal donations from GlobalGiving.

(asobhan) 
M Abdus Sobhan
President, Karmirhath,
Gaibandha, Bangladesh.
Phone:88-0541-52245 (office)
          88-0541-51831 (Home)

 
Cell: 88-01714088888/88-01780701718
Website: http://www.karmirhath.org/
          

Shamsu
Shamsu

Links:

Pics. of Golena
Pics. of Golena

                                            

                                                 Project Report (Project 3595)

                                                       October 10, 2015

                                            

Karmirhath Hospital is located at a small rural town known as Gaibandha in the North-West Corner of Bangladesh. The hospital has been serving the people of Gaibandha and the surrounding districts since 1986. The Eye Care Section of the Hospital holds Cataract Surgery Session every months. During the last three months 3,061 eye patients were treated at the hospital. Cataract operations were conducted on 86 patients.

Case Study:

  1. Golena (not her real name);

Golena, 55 years of age, is a widow and her three children died while they were very young. She is very poor. Her younger sister who works as a domestic help in other’s house bears Golena’s needs. Golena was diagnosed as having cataract in both of her eyes about a year ago. She could not afford cost of her treatment. She was brought to Karmirhath hospital about two months ago. Surgery were conducted on both of her eyes free of charges.

 

  1. Hazrat (not his real name):

Hazrat, 70 years old, is a resident of Masterpara in Gaibandha town. He was engaged in Agriculture profession. He developed problems in his eyes for long time. For long, doctors could not diagnose his eye problems. About six months ago, Hazrat came to Karmirhath hospital. Dr. Abdus Samad, a retired Eye Specialist examined Hazrat’s eyes. After a number of tests, Dr. Samad came to conclusion that Ibrahim has been suffering from Glaucoma, an eye disease related to pressure on eyes. It’s a complicated eye disease very difficult to cure. However, doctor has suggested some medicine that may give some relief to his eyes, if not cure. 

Free treatment were given to both the patients. This has been possible due to liberal donations from GlobalGiving.

(asobhan) 
M Abdus Sobhan
President, Karmirhath,
Gaibandha, Bangladesh.
Phone:88-0541-52245 (office)
          88-0541-51831 (Home)

 
Cell: 88-01714088888/88-01780701718
Website: http://www.karmirhath.org/
          

Pics. of Hozrat
Pics. of Hozrat

Links:

Chitra
Chitra

Karmirhath Hospital located at North-West Corner of Bangladesh has been serving the people of Gaibandha district since 1986. The Eye Care Section of the Hospital holds Cataract Surgery Session every months. During the last three months 2772 eye patients were treated at the hospital. Cataract operations were conduct on 73 patients.

Case Study:

  1. Chitra (not her real name);

Chitra is a second year Honors student in a local college at Gaibandha. She developed problems in her eyes at the age of 10. Eye Specialist Drt. Abdus Samad at Karmirhath Hospital cured her eye problems without resorting to surgery. Chitra is now fully cured.

 

  1. Ibrahim (not his real name):

Ibrahim, 70 years old is a resident of Masterpara in Gaibandha town. He is engaged in Agriculture profession. He developed problems in his eyes for long time. For long, doctors could not diagnose his eye problems. About one year ago, Ibrahim came to Karmirhath hospital. Dr. Abdus Samad, a retired Eye Specialist examined Ibrahim’s eyes. After a number of tests, Dr. Samad came to conclusion that Ibrahim has been suffering from Glaucoma, an eye disease related to pressure on eyes. It’s a complicated eye disease very difficult to cure. However, doctor has suggested some medicine that may give some relief to his eyes, if not cure.

 

Free treatment were given to both the patients. This has been possible due to liberal donations from GlobalGiving.

(asobhan) 
M Abdus Sobhan
President, Karmirhath,
Gaibandha, Bangladesh.
Phone:88-0541-52245 (office)
          88-0541-51831 (Home)
 Cell: 88-01714088888/88-01780701718
Website: http://www.karmirhath.org/          

Ibrahim
Ibrahim

Links:

Picture of Fulmoti
Picture of Fulmoti

                          HELP RESTORE EYESIGHTS TO 500 BANGLADESHIS

 

                           PROJECT REPORT_APRIL, 2015

 

Cataract operations are going on smoothly at our Karmirhath Hospital. Thanks to our overseas donors who donated through GlobalGiving Foundations. 1126 eye patients received treatments during the last two months. 59 patients went through Cataract operations and got back their eye sights.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

Case Study: 

  1. Fulmoti (Not her real name):

Fulmot is 36 years old. She is married and has 3 children. She works in an Ice cream factory as a day labour. Her husband is also a day labor and works as agriculture labor. Fulmoti was detected to have developed cataract in her eyes in an Eye Camp about five years ago. She was brought to Karmirhath Eye Hospital and admitted for cataract operations. After thorough examinations and tests, operations were conducted on both eyes Seven days apart, free of costs. With eye sights restored, Fulmoti went home, resumed her work as a day labor in Ice Cream Factory. She was very thankful to Karmirhath Hospital and to those donors who helped the hospital with fund and to those who provided fund for her treatment.

The undersigned thanks all donors of GlobalGiving who made possible to provide fund to give free services at the Karmirhath hospital.

             masobhan
       (M Abdus Sobhan)
     President, Karmirhath,
     Gaibandha, Bangladesh.
     Phone:88-0541-62245 (office)
                 88-0541-61831 (Home)
        Cell: 88-01714088888
     Website:
http://www.karmirhath.org/  

Links:

Eye Operation-0_1_Dec-2014.jpg
Eye Operation-0_1_Dec-2014.jpg

                          HELP RESTORE EYESIGHTS TO 500 BANGLADESHIS

                           PROJECT REPORT_JANUARY, 2015

Cataract operations are going on smoothly at our Karmirhath Hospital. Thanks to our overseas donors who donated through GlobalGiving Foundations. 1562 eye patients received treatments during the last two months. 63 patients went through Cataract operations and got back their eye sights.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Case Studies: 

  1. Ameena  (Not her real name):

 Ameena is 40 years old. She is married and has 4 children. She works in a rice mill as a day labour. Her husband is also a day labor and works as agriculture labor. Ameena developed some troubles in her eyes about three years ago. But could not afford to see an eye specialist. In November, 2014, Karmirhath organized a free Eye Camp at a school compound near Ameen;s home. Ameena took this opportunity to see a doctor. She was found to have developed cataract in both of her eyes. Ameena, along with other cataract patients, was brought to Karmirhath Hospital for treatment. After thorough examinations and tests, cataract operations were conducted on both eyes of Ameena, free of costs. With eye sights reatored, Ameena went home resumed her work as a day labor in rice mill. She profusely thanked Karmirhath hospital and to those who provided fund for her treatment.

Rahim (not his real name):

Rahim is 75 years old. He is a day labor. He has 4 daughters and 1 son. The son is married and lives elsewhere and does not help his parents. All daughters are married and all are poor too.

Rahim developed cataract more than 4 years ago. Now he went almost blind. Some kind hearted person one day brought him to Karmirhath hospital. At the hospital, Rahim was examined and cataract operations were conducted on both of his eyes, free of costs. He thanked Karmirhath hospital and he donors who funded the free cataract operations.

The undersigned thanks all donors of GlobalGiving who made possible to provide fund to give free services at the Karmirhath hospital.

             masobhan
        (M Abdus Sobhan)
     President, Karmirhath,
     Gaibandha, Bangladesh.
     Phone:88-0541-62245 (office)
                 88-0541-61831 (Home)
        Cell: 88-01714088888
     Website: http://www.karmirhath.org/  

 

 

 

 

Eye Operation-02_Dec-2014.jpg
Eye Operation-02_Dec-2014.jpg
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Ameena.jpg
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Karim.JPG
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Patients being discharged after cataract operations_1.jpg

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Organization Information

Karmirhath

Location: Gaibandha, N/A - Bangladesh
Website: http:/​/​www.karmirhath.org
Project Leader:
Abdus Sobhan
President
Gaibandha, Bangladesh