Friday, September 20, 2013
Sophie, Countess of Wessex meets a patient on board the converted DC-10 Aircraft that Orbis uses as a flying ophthalmic hospital and training facility on day 2 of her visit to India with the Charity ORBIS at Kolkata airport on September 19, 2013 in Kolkata, India. During her solo visit to India the Countess is supporting the sight saving charity ORBIS.The Countess witnessed patients surgery and met patients during her tour of the plane. She also met medical volunteers from around the world who share their skills with local eye care workers to improve eye care in local communities.
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