VISION 2020 INDIA in collaboration with member hospital Sewa Sadan Eye Hospital held the WSD in the lake city of Bhopal with a number of activities to generate awareness on eye health. The focus was to involve the youth to take forward the message of eye health.
A series of activities – painting, slogan writing, poster, photo and wall painting on the theme ‘eye care everywhere’ – was a run up to WSD and culminated in Vision Walk on World Sight Day on 11 October, 2018. “Our objective of involving the youngsters in these activities was to generate a thought process among the youngsters on eye health,” said Mr L C Janiyani, Trustee, Sewa Sadan Eye Hospital. And they were successful in their aim. Nearly 300 school and college students from the city’s educational institutions participated in the competitions.