eye donation

The vision givers: Meet the eight Odisha women counselling families to donate deceased's eyes

Associated with Drusti Daan eye bank (located at LV Prasad Eye Institute in Bhubaneswar) that recently logged 10,000 cornea collections in the State, all of them maintain a close watch on deaths. 

published on : 9th January 2022

Now, you can pledge to donate your eyes by just giving a missed call

Narayana Nethralaya, through its Dr Rajkumar Eye Bank, has launched an exclusive number 888401880 to which anyone can just give a missed call if they wish to donate their eyes

published on : 29th December 2021

Eye donation must become people’s movement: Sudhakar

“Eye donation awareness is important to combat blindness. Three to four crore people in the country suffer from blindness.

published on : 10th November 2021

Puneeth's noble gesture inspires fans even in death

The fact that the actor has given sight to four people has further motivated socially conscious citizens to pledge their eyes.

published on : 5th November 2021

Puneet Rajkumar fans get inspiration from their favorite actor, queue up to sign for eye donation

Similar emotion was seen when Puneet's father Dr Rajkumjar had died and his eyes were donated.

published on : 3rd November 2021

In a first, Kannada star Puneeth Rajkumar's eyes donated to four people on same day

This was done using an advanced technique and the transplant was free in honour of the Rajkumar family, announced Dr Bhujang Shetty, chairman and managing director, Narayana Nethralaya

published on : 1st November 2021

RIP Puneeth Rajkumar: Late actor's eyes to be donated like father

Puneeth had reportedly been working out at the gym when he collapsed suddenly and was rushed to the hospital.

published on : 29th October 2021

Organ banks, transplants severely hit by COVID-19 pandemic

The new head of the ophthalmology centre at AIIMS Delhi said he would be aiming to bridge this gap and strengthen eye banking.

published on : 28th August 2021