When Abdullah Mohammed was on his daily routine in M+W office, on 12th Jun 2015 he suddenly collapsed and his colleagues helped to take him to the hospital nearby. It was a major cardiac attack and he had to be taken to Frontier Lifeline hospital, Chennai.
Next day, when his parents reach to Chennai from Guntur, they were told that it was coronary artery disease and had to be hospitalized. Since then his life is never the same with growing complications. He had to get admitted in local hospital and then in Ramesh Hospital, Vijayawada, who asked to take him to Hyderabad as the condition was critical.
He was admitted in CARE Banjara Hospital, Hyderabad and he had to go for CRT-D pacemaker implant on 21st October 2015 followed by monthly routine check-ups with complete bed rest. He lost the job
Till September 2016, he was withstanding with the device with average daily routines but from September onward, again started suffering from severe Cardiac illness & breathing problem and doctor advised to get admit. He was admitted in CARE Hospital resulting in diagnosing different tests and doctors confirmed in Oct 2016 to get Heart transplantation done as soon as possible. This is estimated to be Rs. 22 lakhs.
Though he is on minimal daily activities since last 2.5 months, he had to be hospitalized for Dobutamine (
drug used in the treatment of heart failure)
drip in ICU multiple times.
As he has availed the Chief Minister Relief fund earlier for pacemaker , it is not yet considered for the subsequent financial aid by the AP government despite multiple requests since last one month.
Till now they spent a lot of money and gone through many tests and a surgery. Now they are not in a position to bear the cost of heart transplantation.
He has been registered in Jeevandaan and awaiting for the donor's heart. As the transplant is not a time bound surgery, rather on availability of the donor heart, funds are needed urgently to ensure the availability of funds in case of donor heart is available.