eye donation

On the occasion of “World Sight Day 2011,” a sand sculpting programme was organized by Department of Ophthalmology of Kasturba Hospital, Manipal, at the Malpe beach here on Sunday. Artists such as Srinath Manipal, Venki Palimaru, and Ravi Hirebettu, sculpted a beautiful thematic sculpture on the beach, which emphasised the importance of donating eyes. The message was “Through eye donating , we can help a corneal blind person to enjoy the beauty of the world.” —Staff Correspondent

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