Free medical check-up benefits Koro islanders

Koro island villagers wait for their turn to be served for the free medical check-up offered by the Sai MediCare Camp. Picture: ANA MADIGIBULI

VILLAGERS from the 14 villages on Koro Island turned up at Nabasovi District School for the free medical check-up offered by the Sai MediCare Camp this morning.

More than 100 people had lined up at the school grounds with many villagers from Tuatua  spending the night at Nabasovi village to get free medical check by the medical team from New Zealand and Fiji.

The school staff had prepared the school for the arrival of the medical team so they can carry out their services soon after they arrived at the school ground.

The medical team and volunteers arrived at Koro Island at 6am and left for the school ground at 7am.