Salient features of the National Program for Control of Blindness during the XIth five-year plan period

Jose, R.; Rathore, A. S.; Rajshekar, V.; Sachdeva, Sandeep
November 2009
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Nov2009, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p339
Academic Journal
The authors reflect on the characteristics of the National Program for Control Blindness (NPCB) during the period of 2007-2012 in India. They relate the move of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), the highest body constituted by the Parliament of India, to grant financial aid for the program. They examine the involvement of the non-government organizations (NGOs) in the delivery of eye care services in the country.


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