15 million blind people are found to be present in India, 4.5 millions corneal blind people are waiting for someone to donate eyes, and 60% of these are children. 10,000 corneal graftings are performed every year in India. If the present trend continues, it is expected that the number of corneally blind individuals in India will increase from 8.4 millions to 10.6 millions by 2020. Current eye donation is 22000 per year.