About 30,000 people in five provinces and HCM City will benefit from a community eye programme that will be held from October 6-27.

The programme, Bright eyes towards the future, is organised by the Central Eye Hospital in collaboration with Rohto-Mentholatum Vietnam Co.'s New V.Rohto brand and HCM City's Cao Thang Eye Hospital .

The beneficiaries in Bac Kan , Ninh Binh, Quang Binh, Phu Yen, HCM City's Cu Chi District and Ca Mau will receive free consultancy, check-ups and treatment.

In particular, the programme will support 60 poor patients with cataract surgeries.-VNA