Manikandan, aged 15 Years, was suffering from keratoconus. unaware that he had this eye condition, he had no way of knowing that his inability to read the blackboard at school was something more serious than just a visual deficit. One day, during one of the routine school camps, Sankara’s representatives screened him and referred him to the hospital. His family’s fears regarding cost of surgery and safety were allayed by the efficient team at Sankara. Manikandan underwent successful lens placement in his right eye at Sankara, free of cost. Today, Manikandan looks forward to facing his 11th standard exams with confidence and aspires to become a police officer like his uncles.