From 1986 to 2017 (31 years), 2.28 million people (22 lakh 83 thousand 927) have got eye care service (OPD service) by Eye Health Program-Rapti & Bahadurgunj. Out of these numbers, 330,252 (three lakh thirty thousand two hundred fifty two ) have got free eye care service (OPD service)
During this 31 years period, 154,041 (1 lakh 54 thousand 041) have got new vision after cataract surgery. Out of these numbers, 32,867 surgeries are free in eye camp.
PREVELANCE OF BLINDNESS IN RAPTI (OUT COMES)
The prevalence of blindness in Rapti was 0.87% in 1980/81, which is reduced to 0.13% in second survey of 2010. If we look at the distribution of blindness, Rapti Zone has 2nd less blindness Zone among other Zone.