Hundreds to take part in ‘Blind walk’, to sensitize public on eye donation

The Project Vision, a Bengaluru-based non-governmental organisation, will be organising a ‘Blind Walk’ to mark World Sight Day on October 10, i.e Thursday. The event will also be simultaneously held across the world.

The event will start around 4 pm from St Josephs School, Museum road and will conclude at the Samsung Opera House Brigade Road Junction with an assembly for the administration of the oath for eye donation and a short musical presentation by the Blind. The walk requires participants to cover the distance blindfolded. The ‘Blind Walk’ event will also witness participants pledging to donate their eyes and to work as vision ambassadors for society to easy the process of eye donation.