Islamic Relief Organisation carries out more than 500 eye surgeries in Morocco

JEDDAH, 27th December, 2015 (WAM) -- The International Islamic Relief Organisation, IIRO, of the Muslim World League has conducted 529 eye surgeries in various towns and villages in Morocco.

The surgeries included removal of cataracts, implanting lenses, eye examinations and distribution of glasses to a large numbers of patients.

The Secretary-General of the organisation, Ihsan bin Saleh Tayeb, was quoted as saying said that the operations took about a week and the medical team of the IIRO was able to perform more than 100 operations a day.