The only treatment for him now is chemotherapy which is amounting to around 6.60 lakh Rs. In a bid to ensure that cancer doesn't spread throughout his body, thereby turning fatal, the doctors have recommended 6 cycles of chemotherapy. It is the only thing that will stop his cancer from spreading.
He is 65, Father of Three, And The Sole Breadwinner Of The Family
Back in Bangladesh where Babul is from, he has a stationary shop. During the best months, he makes close to Rs 7,000. It is with this amount that he runs his family of six - him, his wife, and four kids. His eldest son, Suman is 30-year-old and is currently unemployed because he is in India taking care of his father. His youngest daughter is still in college.
"Friends Have Stopped Taking Our Calls. They don't even consider the possibility that we might be calling them for emotional support. Sometimes all we want to hear from our closest one that everything will be fine. I guess, we never had someone like that," Suman, his eldest son, says.