The Sankara Eye Foundation Center conducted a medical service programme on eye test camp at Devi Matric H.S. School, Palani. Students of Std. X and XII helped the hospital staff in conducting the programme. More than 100 people from various places attended the programme to get free consultation. Free boarding and lodging were provided to all. Free eye surgeries were carried out on 14 patients. All other miscellaneous expenses of the patients were borne by the hospital. The school conducts free eye camp on first Saturday of every month. Two science students of the school, G. Ajay Krishnan and P. Prabakaran, have won prizes at a science talent exhibition, KNACK 2006, held at Sri Subramanya College of Engineering and Technology, Sukkanayakkanpatti.