CIPS has sent proposals to all states for exploring the possibility of institutionalizing the Vision Centres in the Primary Health Centres (PHCs) with technical and managerial assistance from Aravind Eye Care, Madurai or L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad.
In response to this, Govt. of Telangana has issued an order G.O.Ms.NO.12, DT. 20.01.2015 to institutionalize Vision Centres in the Primary Health Centres (PHCs). This has been done on a pilot basis at 4 places.