To commemorate World Elders’ Day (October 1), Navasuja Sankara Nethralaya screened and counseled 137 persons on September 20, 2009 . Out of the total screened, 125 persons needed further medical treatment.
People who registered were screened for distance & near Vision. Apart from checking the eye pressure, a Slit lamp Examination was also conducted. People were made aware of their eye conditions and were given tips one eye care.