Our story is of a unique partnership between 'God of Sight' Dr Sanduk Ruit and Mr Tej Kohli.

The Tej Kohli & Ruit Foundation combines Dr Ruit’s technical expertise for delivering large-scale low-cost cataract surgeries with Kohli’s experience of funding grassroots projects worldwide. Together, the pair aim to screen one million and cure 300,000 – 500,000 by 2030. 100% of the operating costs will be funded by Tej Kohli and the Kohli family.

Patients Screened
Surgeries Completed
Camps Completed
Partner Hospitals
Doctors in Network
Countries Served

Early Childhood Cataract
Cure & Prevention​

7 Minute Miracles: A plan to reduce the number of children with cataract blindness by 0.5% worldwide


Mr Tej Kohli

Investor and Philanthrophist

One of the underreported tragedies of our time is that nearly 90% of the world’s blind live in low-income countries where poverty and blindness perpetuate in a descending cycle. The main cause of this often needless and frequently avoidable blindness is cataracts, which affect 95 million people worldwide. Investment in improving accessibility and quality of cataract surgery in the developing world can help reduce extreme poverty, and transform communities.

Tej Kohli on the problem of preventable blindness in the developing world.

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Dr Sanduk Ruit​

Ophthalmologist & Eye Surgeon

Blindness does not discriminate; therefore its care too, should not. Access to good sight is a universal right, and its access should not discriminate between different sections of society. Everyone should be able to access their right to receive good sight.

Dr. Sanduk Ruit on Curing Preventable Blindness in the Developing World.

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Dr. Reeta Gurung

CEO, Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology

Mr. Hari Bansha Acharya

Public Figure / Media Personality

CA Sudarshan Raj Pandey

Seniour Partner, S.R. Pandey & Co.