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PYTHON DANCE: Over 5261 Persons Benefited From Free Medical Outreach.

Col. Sagir Musa.
The Nigerian Army has come out to say that the free medical outreach to various communities in the South East as part of the activities of operation Python Dance, also known as Exercise EGWU EKE II, which had a total of 5261 persons benefiting from it so far. 

The beneficiaries were quite enthusiastic about the free medication which covers out patients services such as consultations, diagnosis, laboratory tests, dental services physiotherapy, eye clinic  and dispensing of medications and eye glasses, as well as issuance of treated mosquitoes nets, deworming of children  and counselling freely in Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo States.

The detailed statistics as made available by the Deputy Director, Public Relations, 82 Division, Col. Sagir Musa, shows that from the 82 Division Hospital and Medical Services, there was large turned out all over.

Enugu State recorded 1985 beneficiaries, while Imo and Ebonyi States had 1875 and 1401, beneficiaries respectively. Added to other humanitarian activities such as distribution of bags of rice, biscuits and chocolates to primary schools pupils in the benefiting communities, the number of beneficiaries is quite high. 

The free medical outreach and other humanitarian activities would be extended to Abia and Anambra States.

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