Holding posters pleading to ‘Donate eyes let the Blind See’ and many more slogans, volunteers walked past the ramp of Sukhna Lake to mark World Sight Day. It was fourth consecutive Blind Walk organised in Chandigarh. Last year legendary Sardar Milkha Singh was the chief guest. Due to Covid19 the event was kept at low key.
Astinder kaur convenor Dialogue highway, Swadesh Talwar, veteran journalist and social activist along with different youth organisations walked blindfolded to highlights the difficulties faced by blinds. The volunteers blindfolded and walked along the ramp to motivate people to pledge their eyes . Sandeep kumar of Open Eyes Foundation , Rohit Kumar founder Swarmani Youth Club , Upender Morya, founder of Yuvasatambh and other vollunters participated in this walk. Many evening walkers at Sukhna Lake appreciated the intiative and promised to pledge their eyes