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Lenskart, Ola tie up to provide free eye check up for driver-partners in Delhi NCR

Updated: Jul 12, 2016 14:40 IST

New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Revolutionizing eyewear in India Lenskart has partnered with taxi aggregator Ola to flag off a two week long road safety and driver welfare initiative.

Lenskart is providing free eye check-up camps for Ola driver partners across Delhi NCR to promote road safety.

As part of the initiative, Lenskart will also issue vision check cards to the drivers, post careful examination.

It will also offer glasses at minimal costs to those who wish avail spectacles to correct their vision.

The company is also offering special discounts on the complete range in case driver-partners wish to avail spectacles.

"Operating with the idea to promote right eye vision and power for everyone, Lenskart is glad to move a step ahead and collaborate with Ola. With our increasing dependency on cabs for safe and easy commute, it is imperative that cab drivers have spot on vision," said CEO and Founder Lenskart, Peyush Bansal.

"With this, we aim to bring special emphasis on road safety and hope to have a successful association with Ola," added Peyush Bansal.

"A good vision is very important to ensure that our driver-partners perform their duties in the best possible manner. It goes a long way in ensuring safety on roads," said Business Head North - Ola, Deep Singh.

Deep further added that the association with Lenskart will enable free eye check-ups and spectacles at special discounted rates for our driver partners. Initiatives like these fall in line with our endeavor to create a robust ecosystem for our driver partners to grow holistically while they drive Ola's mission of building mobility for a billion Indians.

The initiative will continue till July 16th at Ola's offices in Delhi NCR. More than 3000 driver-partners have already visited the eye check-up camps and have benefited from this initiative. (ANI)