62 cured of blindness in Nepal’s Manang District

Manang Nepal 62 cured of blindness Nestled in the heart of Nepal’s Annapurna region, the Manang district boasts unparalleled scenic beauty. Full of scattered villages dotted with small clusters of mud, stone and wood huts, many residents of Manang live beneath the shadow of the majestic Himalayas.  Sadly, within the rural villages, many live a […]

305 cured of blindness in Nepal’s Nijgad area by the Tej Kohli & Ruit Foundation

Nijgadh Camp 305 cured of blindness Patient Stories In March, 2022, the Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation staged one of the biggest mountainous area cataract microsurgical camps ever organized in Nepal wherein 333 patients returned home after their blindness was cured. Whilst this was ongoing, another team working with the foundation were busy screening patients […]

333 cured of blindness in the presence of co-founders Tej Kohli and Dr Sanduk Ruit

Doramba Nepal 333 cured of blindness    In March, 2022, the Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation, in collaboration with the Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, staged a cataract microsurgical workshop in Doramba, Nepal. This turned out to be one of the biggest outreach camps held in the hilly districts of Nepal. With 333 patients, all living […]

407 inmates screened, 9 surgeries completed at Banke District Prison

At the district prison in Banke, with no access to eye care facilities, inmates couldn’t do much except make repeated request to authorities to draw attention to their visual impairment. Keeping in mind the rising number of complaints related to vision, prison authorities were more than welcoming when the Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation said […]

The Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation Solukhumbu Outreach Camp

Solukhumbu Nepal 178 cured of blindness From the 16th of April to 18th April 2021, the Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation conducted its second high volume outreach microsurgical eye camp (OMEC) in Nepal’s Solukhumbu District. The district is located in the foothills of Mt. Everest. Although the actual camp was held on the dates mentioned […]

The Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation Lumbini Outreach Program

In March, 2021, the Tej Kohli and Ruit Foundation was inaugurated in Lumbini – the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Eye health personnel screened more than 900 people inside the Royal Thai Monastery. People from different walks of lives, experiencing difficulty in their eyes had their sight checked for free by the Tej Kohli and Ruit […]