Update (13-02-21): One of the sons from this family got kidnapped from Karachi and was sent to Lahore. After involving the police, the kidnapper demanded Rs 20,000. Rs 15,000 have been donated to this family and my aunt would arrange the remaining Rs 5,000. JazakAllah khair for your contributions.
Update (31-08-20): Due to unusually heavy rains in Karachi, this family’s house’s roof and a wall fell down and their stuff got destroyed. Another Rs 10,000 have been donated for the family. JazakAllah khair for your contributions.
Update (04-01-20): Another Rs 10,000 have been donated for the medicine of the father. JazakAllah khair for your contributions.
Update (17-12-19): During the last 3 months, the family has experienced 3 sad incidents. In recent heavy rains in Karachi, an electric wire fell over their hogan (jhuggi) and burned it. The wound of the boy, who had gone through the surgery, got infected, he had to go through another medical procedure and had to stay in the hospital for 1.5 months. The father had gone through a free surgery a few months ago, he had to visit the hospital in emergency last night and it came out that the previous surgery had developed complications and now he has to go through another surgery. My aunt has been trying to arrange for the expenditure from various sources in these months. Rs 39,500 have been collected and transferred to her, which has been used for the roof of the hogan (jhuggi), for the hospital discharge fee of the boy and will be used for the surgery of the father. JazakAllah khair for your contributions.
Update (20-09-19): The mother was diagnosed with a tumor and had to be operated. The additional money sent last time were utilized on it. An additional Rs 20,000 were also transferred to my aunt for the same purpose. Alhumdulillah, the mother is recovering from the surgery. JazakAllah khair for your contributions.
Update (24-08-19): Alhumdulillah, Rs 79,000 have been collected and transferred to my aunt. With the extra amount gathered, my aunt will support them in their medical expenditures and will also buy more bedstead (char pai) for the mother so that they don’t have to sleep on the floor. JazakAllah khair for your contributions.
The following text was published on 22nd August 2019:
His mother, a heart patient, is working as a maid for my aunt. While cleaning some house, he slipped from a wet floor and fell from the stairs and broke his leg from multiple locations. He had to go through surgery.
The financial condition of the family is very weak, they just have a single bedstead (char pai) in their hogan (jhuggi), which is shared by the boy and his 2 siblings, the parents sleep at the floor. Sometimes they don’t even have anything to eat.
The total medical expenditure was Rs 140,000 (SR 3,285), out of which, Rs 80,000 (SR 1,874) has already been donated by 3 donors, the mother has taken Rs 60,000 (SR 1,407) debt and needs support to pay off her debt.
If you would like to donate any money then it will be transferred to the mother via my aunt. He is also eligible for Zakat. Donations can be made through any of the following channels:
- In cash to me
- In my KSA Bank Account
- In my Pakistani Bank Account
- Via PayPal – https://paypal.me/urShadow