Eye Health Heroes – Interview with Mr Rajashekar

Mr Rajashekar has worked with LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) for 15 years. He supervised construction and development of the Village Vision Complex (VVC) from scratch and worked on the ground in a rural area with sub-standard facilities. Now Assistant Director and Head of VVC, he manages a workforce of close to 400, providing comprehensive eye examination and cataract surgical services to the predominantly rural populations located in remote and tribal areas.

Mr Rajashekar was named as by LVPEI as its Eye Health Hero at the IAPB 9th General Assembly in Hyderabad, 17-20 September 2012.