Shahidulllah

He doesn’t wink literally while his favorite cartoon is being played at the LCDs in his ward. We tried to bring out a smile from him by making funky faces and funny sounds but he was in no mood to move his eyes away from the LCD screen. Shahidullah is a 3 year kid, who is having the cancer treatment at the Children Cancer Hospital. His father, Kareem is a...

Farishta

The urdu word “Farishta” means Angel. We at CCH had the opportunity to treat an angel in face of a 6 year old girl from Afghanistan named Farishta. Farishta belongs to a village near the Mazar Sharif City. Her father works in Iran while the other members of family do the farming on a small piece of land near their house to make the money for the family. She...

Muzammil

Muzammil, only 6 years old was in 1st grade at the school when he had to counter with continuous fever. He along with his 4 siblings lives in Quetta. His father, Muhammad Ali is a labor at a coal mine near Quetta. Muzammal’s blood tests were taken in Quetta where he was diagnosed with Cancer. He was brought to CCH in April 2012. Muzzamil is here with her...

Muzaffar

Pakistan is one of those unfortunate countries of the world where health facilities are not available easily, specially in the rural areas. Muzaffar was in first grade at school when he had to face a common childhood disease in Chickenpox. He lives in a small town named Mehar near the Larkana district in Sindh Province. His father Ali Akbar is a government...

Rehmatullah

In the wake of this adorable smile one can find a Rehmatullah’s fighting spirit. At the time he was diagnosed with blood cancer, he was only 2. A plucky toddler, born in a deprived family. His father works as a laborer and earns a meager amount. Rehmat’s siblings help his parents make the ends meet by selling causal goods. Rehmatullah’s mother describes...

Ahsanullah

Afghanistan is often seen as a battle field at the world scene. There is one family from Mazar Sharif City in Central Afghanistan which however has another battle field to conquer. Syed Ahsan Ullah was just 4 when he faced severe mouth infection and continuous fever. His father Syed Asif is a Quran Teacher in a Masjid in Mazar Sharif. His worries were multiplied...