Eye screening activity and awareness session on Leprosy, Heath and Hygiene at Govt. Primary Sindhi Boys School

On July 17, 2019, Ms. Sonya Chaudary, ACSM Supervisor – MALC, gave an awareness session on Leprosy, Health, and Hygiene at Govt. Primary Sindhi Boys School. 70 students and 5 teachers enthusiastically participated in the session; the primary objective was to reduce the stigma associated with the ailment, promote its early diagnosis and treatment through the identification of its signs and symptoms. A team from MALC Landhi Korangi Centre screened the students for refractive errors; 17 students had refractive errors. The students also received free of charge medicines.