Al-Shifa to empower blind students with latest reading device
Al-Shifa Trust has announced to donate artificial vision devices to blind or partially sighted students with outstanding educational records.
This device will also be provided to blind citizens who want to excel in their fields.
With this wearable AI reader anyone can read texts and books, morning paper, recognize loved ones, shop, and enjoy a better quality of life by living more independently, it said.
Blindness will no more be a disability in personal development,” said Al Shifa Trust President Maj. General (Retired) Rehmat Khan, while presenting first MyEye OrCam device as a gift to Syed Sardar Ahmed Pirzada, the first blind Journalist of Pakistan in a ceremony held in the Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital.
He said that that this device will not only make people with different levels of vision loss, independent but also will make them useful citizens.