Bashundhara Eye Hospital and Research Institute (BEHRI), an ophthalmic venture of the country’s largest business conglomerate Bashundhara Group, has offered treatment and diagnosis at concessionary prices in observance of the World Sight Day 2022.
As a part of the campaign, patients can enjoy 50 percent discount on consultation fees of physicians and 25 percent discount on all kinds of medical examination.
Marking the day, doctors and employees of the BEHRI brought out a rally, led by its Director Prof Dr Md Saleh Ahmed, on the hospital premises on Sabrina Sobhan Road in Block-D of Bashundhara Residential Area in the capital on Thursday.
Later, they paraded adjoining areas to boost public awareness about eye vision.
Aristovision Pharmaceutical Ltd sponsored the rally while BEHRI arranged treatment and test at a discount rate.
Speaking on the occasion, renowned ophthalmologist Prof Dr Md Saleh Ahmed said, ‘The World Health Organisation has announced October 13 as the World Sight Day to make people aware of the eye problems amid growing rate of blindness.’
Talking to journalists, Hospital Manager Mohammad Ahsan Habib said, ‘We have announced a weeklong special discount offer. The outdoor patients will enjoy 50 percent discount on doctor consultation fee and 25 percent discount on test till October 19.’
Replying to a query, Manager Mohammad Ahsan Habib said the patients have hailed from the adjoining areas of the Bashundhara R/A and from other parts of the capital.