German specialists are offering free surgeries in Rakhine State from 26 November to 5 December, under the 8th free operations program. The program has been organized by the Myanmar Chefs Association and the Rakhine State Government, under the guidance of the Alodawpyae Sayadaw. Specialists from Germany and the Sittway Hospital performed surgeries on over 20 patients suffering from goiter, cleft lip and palate, skin burns, and tumors at the hospital yesterday.
Sayadaw U Pannya Jota of Alodawpyae Monastery, the Secretary of the Rakhine State Government, U Nyi Nyi Min, and Mr. Oliva from the Myanmar Chefs Association gave words of encouragement to the medical staff and patients.
— Tin Tun(IPRD)
(Translated by JT)