Kozhikode, Oct 12 (PTI) With an objective to motivate the people to donate eyes, “Blind Walk-2017”, participated by about 139 visually challenged persons and more than 900 people from different walks of life, was taken out here today.

Flagged off by the City Police Commissioner Kaliraj Mahesh Kumar, visually challenged persons guided the others with blindfold to give an experience of blindness, a release from The Project Vision, organisers of the walk, said.

An eye donation pledge was taken at the end of the walk.

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