Kavali IRC organises blindfold walk in Nellore

first_imgNellore: Indian Red Cross Society, Kavali Sub-branch organised a blindfold walk in the town on Sunday creating awareness of cornea donation. Convener Dr B Ravi Kumar said that there are around 25 lakh blind persons due to cornea related problems, only 41,000 are donating cornea every year. RCS chairman D Ravi Prakash said that they had organised blindfold walk in the town to highlight the difficulties of the blind. He said they are going to conduct various activities for a fortnight in association with District Blindness Control Society, Modern Eye Bank, and other non-government organisations for creating awareness on cornea donationlast_img

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