Hoshiarpur: Rajya Sabha member Avinash Rai Khanna raised the matter of inclusion of an optional form of eye donation in the application for driving license in Rajya Sabha. This information was given Sanjiv Talwar, the Political Secretary of MP Avinash Rai Khanna.
Sanjiv Talwar informed, “MP Khanna asked a question from the Union Government whether any of the state governments have included an optional form of eye donation along with application form of driving license.” He further added that MP Khanna has suggested the inclusion of an optional form of eye donation in the application for driving license.
Sanjit Talwar said that the Minister of State, Road Transport and Highways Ministry informed that none of the states or UTs have had any such optional form of eye donation along with the application of driving license. He said that the MoS praised the suggestion given by MP Avinash Rai Khanna and said that the Government would make the suggestion applicable after discussions.
Sanjiv Talwar said that the inclusion of the optional form of eye donation along with the application of driving license would surely give a massive support to the campaign of eliminating blindness from earth.