19-year-old Sarita is visually impaired and belongs to Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh.
70-year-old Shyam Sundar Devi from Patna had been struggling to see clearly for a year. She had blurry vision in both eyes.
11-year-old Vibha studies in a government school for economically weaker sections in Jehanabad, Bihar.
13-year-old Gayatri from Madhya Pradesh would often complain about having blurry eyesight to her parents.
28-year-old Debki hails from the Dumka District of Jharkhand. Debki has orthopedic disability and stays with her parents and three siblings in the Dumka district of Jharkhand.
65-year-old Shobha is a daily wage labourer and lives with her son in Alipurduar, West Bengal.
32-year-old Rajesh from Majhuli district in Jabalpur faced a similar problem as he had low vision. With a wife and two daughters, Rajesh was finding it difficult to fulfill the basic requirements of the family.
With the help of Low Vision Devices six year old Aliya was finally able to read and regularly attend school in Hazaribagh, Jharkhand.
The Singh family’s youngest son, Kuldeep, had been blind from birth. Luckily he was able to receive a cataract operation to restore his sight.
75 year old Younus was diagnosed with cataract in both eyes and was brought to Sitapur Eye Hospital by the eye screening team for the cataract operation.
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