'Rang Rasiya' team to inspire people for eye donations
'Rang Rasiya' team to inspire people for eye donations

The team of forthcoming period drama 'Rang Rasiya' will attend a special screening of the film and a musical concert to raise awareness as well as funds for eye donations.

Government to encourage children for organ donation

The government would work to encourage children to develop a positive attitude towards organ donation, particularly for eye donation, union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has said.

Shabana, Javed pledge to donate organs

Veteran actress and social activist Shabana Azmi and her husband, renowned lyricist-writer Javed Akhtar, have pledged to donate their organs.

Organ Donation: Does India lack will?

Not everyone is lucky enough to receive an organ donation as it is still considered a taboo in India due to many religious misbeliefs.

Dead people`s eyes may enable blind to see world

Researchers have suggested that cells taken from the donated eyes of dead people may be able to give sight to the blind.

Hit-and-run victim donates eyes before end

In a noble gesture, a 19-year-old youth, brought in a critical condition after being knocked down by a car, donated his eyes before breathing his last at the Medical College Hospital here.

Can eye donation be made mandatory, asks HC

The Bombay High Court asked the union government whether it is possible to make eye-donation mandatory whenever a body is sent for post mortem.

PM, wife pledge to donate eyes

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife Gursharan Singh on Thursday pledged to donate their eyes.

At least 1,500 students take part in eye donation awareness camp

At least 1,500 students from 25 schools in Delhi participated in a fortnight-long eye donation awareness camp.