Dr Bharti Kashyap, Medical Director of the KMEH, said: "We are obliged that governor madam announced to donate her eyes so that a blind person can see the world. We express our deep gratitude to the governor."
Speaking on the occasion, the governor said: "Of the 37 million people suffering from blindness in the world 10 million are from India. There is a need to create awareness by organising camps."
Other leaders who have announced to donate eyes to KMEH include Congress leader Jairam Ramesh, former Chief Minister and BJP leader Arjun Munda.
Till now 426 people have donated eyes to KMEH out of which 366 have been transplanted successfully.
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