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The Lions International Eye bank was founded on 30th June 1984.he eye bank is a member of EBAI ,NABH & IFETB & one of the 5 International Eye Banks in the country. The founder chairman of the eye bank is Ln. Dr. Murthy, Ms. Karen O Sullivan Manandi, President Federation of Eye and Tissue Banks, Baltimore, USA and Manadi Nagasundaramma Nanjundappa are main sponsors of Eye Bank. Eye bank is a non-profit organization and approved by Govt. of Karnataka.
H. H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has pledged his eyes on 10 Sept 2009 in the programme organized by B. W. Lions Superspeciality Eye Hospital, Bangalore.
He said that “Every one of us owns something from this society. It is our duty to return it back. What can be better than donating our eyes after departing from this world? The organ transplantation is not new to our country. As you know Lord Shiva had transplanted Lord Ganesha’s head. Donate eyes and gift sight.
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