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Fundraising for sight restoration in India

A Birmingham-based community group has raised 6,000 pounds to help bring sight to villagers in India.

india Updated: Apr 10, 2006 16:16 IST

The Shree Prajapati Association, a Birmingham-based community group, has raised nearly 6,000 pounds to help bring sight to villagers in India.

The association recently held fundraising events to raise funds for the Rotary Eye Institute in Navsari, Gujarat.

The institute runs a mobile operating theatre that sets up temporary eye camps in isolated and inaccessible villages in Gujarat to screen people for symptoms of cataracts and provide treatment.