Shakir Hussain 's Story
Shakir Hussain awaits Prosthetic Leg. Before you proceed on to read the gory details of Shakir’s story, please know that your contribution, no matter how little, will make a huge difference in his life. Hence, we ask you to please be generous and play your part in Shakir’s cause.
Shakir Hussain, a forty seven years old, resident of Lahore, has been battling diabetes for a long time. Shakir developed a wound on his left foot which later got infected and became Gangrenous. Over time, the infection spread to his leg. He endured this pain for four months until the doctor advised him to get his leg amputated above his knee level. He went to a public hospital, where his leg was amputated. And his life was saved.
Shakir, his wife, and their five children have been given shelter by a relative. Due to Shakir’s condition, he is unable to earn a living and completely rely on others for financial assistance and basic needs. He is now having difficulty doing the most basic tasks for himself. Shakir came to Transparent Hands with the request of left, above Knee Prosthesis so his life can gain back some normality and he can start earning a living.
Shakir Hussain shared his ordeal with Transparent Hands in the following manner:
“My life has taken such a tragic turn and this amputation has got me in shock. I don’t know how I will ever overcome this. My only concern now is to get back on my feet and to be able to provide for my family. I don’t want to fall prey to despair. Please help.”
Now that Shakir Hussain’s case has been registered with Transparent Hands, we are determined to help him get back on his feet. As, Shakir Hussain awaits Prosthetic Leg, we urge you to please be generous with your donations for his prosthesis.
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Shakir Hussain 's Story
Shakir Hussain, a 47-year-old resident of Lahore, suffers from diabetes and diabetic foot. His foot got gangrene. Upon examination, the doctor advised him to undergo above knee amputation of the left leg. It had been four months since he underwent this trauma. In order to perform normal day-to-day activities, he required a prosthesis. For this purpose, he was sent to Hope Rehabilitation Center where he received his new prosthetic leg after consultation with Dr. Khalid Niazi on 09.12.2021. He is adjusting to his new leg now and looks forward to walking independently.