Project #4915

Seeing is Believing

by Blind People's Association (India)
Nov 7, 2012

Seeing-is-believing goes for expansion

Statistical report of Blind People’s Association-Bareja Hospital for the year – 2012

(June -2012 toAugust 2012)

S.N  Name of the procedure Number of Surgeries

1 Cataract  2156

2 AGS (Glaucoma) 17

3 Chelezion 41

4 Keratoplasty 1

5 Posterior Capsular Opacity (PCO) 259

6 Ptryrisium 72

7 Squint 1

Total 2547


During   June 2012 to August 2012 a total number of 2547 patients had undergone surgery at Navalbhai and Hiraba eye hospital, A unit of Blind People Association, Bareja among which 2156 were undergone surgery for cataract the leading cause of blindness.

During the reporting period (During   June 2012 to  August 2012) 58 outreach programs were organized in remote locations of Gujarat where 2589 patients were provided treatment at their doorstep and among them 1311 patients were identified as cataract and 782 undergone surgeries at Bareja hospital.    


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Organization Information

Blind People's Association (India)

Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat - India
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Bhushan Punani
Ahmedabad, Gujarat India
$64,302 raised of $72,200 goal
767 donations
$7,898 to go
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