Help my uncle suffering from Parkinson’s & bradykinesia rigidity

Prabir Kr. Thakur, my maternal uncle, was suffering a problem to walk & talk freely since 2001. On 2001, he was diagnosed as hemi-Parkinson’s by Dr. P.K.Saha, neurologist. He was in regular treatment of Parkinson’s since 2003. By the time he suffered from decreased right arm swing, slowness in right upper limb and change in handwriting (almost illegible). As a result of all this he got a handicapped certificate from the govt. of west Bengal with 75% disability. It was a shock to all of us at that very moment. In the year of 2013 my uncle along with his wife went to M.S.Ramaiah institute of neurosciences, Bangalore.
He was undergone deep brain stimulation (DBS) by Dr. Ravi Gopal Verma on 03/04/2013. Having no option in our hand we were agreed for the operation at that time. By somehow we all were cope with the situation and my uncle was able to behave like normal person again after the successful placement of battery in his head as well as heart.


Just we were thinking that vivacious moment would come & they were happy to overcome their fears and moved on to start a new, happy life with the family disastrous took place last month. Suddenly my uncle had undergone freezing episodes with a problem regarding swallowing. In a hurry we ran to Bangalore to doctor and after check-up it was revealed to us that he was presented in Bangalore with severe bradykinesia, rigidity. On examination the battery appears dead and he was advised for a battery replacement which cost is approximately 7 lakhs.

My maternal uncle was an ex-home tutor and my aunt is an anganwadi worker. They are blessed with a 11 year daughter. The monthly income of the family is 4500 rupees. They are totally insolvent now due to the huge cost of previous operation as well as the post medication maintenance. The condition of my uncle is deteriorating day by day but we are in a great trouble to collect this huge amount of money.

An act of kindness from your side can bring back my maternal uncle in normal life again and put a smile in the face of his family members.


consultation report of local doctor in 2nd time
consultation report of local doctor in 2nd time
urgent replacement of battery
urgent replacement of battery
prohibition of metal detectors
prohibition of metal detectors
monthly income is 4500/-
monthly income is 4500/-
post DBS report from hospital
post DBS report from hospital
report of first DBS operation on 03/04/13
report of first DBS operation on 03/04/13
handicapped certificate with 75% disability
handicapped certificate with 75% disability
total cost of operation 700000
total cost of operation 700000
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4th September 2017
Dear Supporters,

I am Arijit Pati, the campaign organizer of this campaign. I am very much glad to tell you all that the operation of my maternal uncle was done successfully and the battery is successfully replaced in his head and chest. As my uncle has been in bed rest for several days he has faced some initial problems to stand up.
The doctors had assured that he would be able to walk after 4 to 5 days of diagnosed. All of us are very much happy and overwhelmed. Thanks to Milaap & the warm hearted donors to make it possible through their support. Please do pray for his speedy recovery.

Thank you,
Arijit Pati.
Dear Supporters,

I am Arijit Pati, the campaign organizer of this campaign. I am very much glad to tell you all that the operation of my maternal uncle was done successfully and the battery is successfully replaced in his head and chest. As my uncle has been in bed rest for several days he has faced some initial problems to stand up.
The doctors had assured that he would be able to walk after 4 to 5 days of diagnosed. All of us are very much happy and overwhelmed. Thanks to Milaap & the warm hearted donors to make it possible through their support. Please do pray for his speedy recovery.

Thank you,
Arijit Pati.
26th August 2017
Hello donors,
I am hereby glad to inform you that my maternal uncle Mr. Prabir Kumar Thakur had departed for Bangalore today morning.  

Please pray for his quick recovery. We will keep you posted on the progress.
Thank you,
Arijit Pati

Hello donors,
I am hereby glad to inform you that my maternal uncle Mr. Prabir Kumar Thakur had departed for Bangalore today morning.  

Please pray for his quick recovery. We will keep you posted on the progress.
Thank you,
Arijit Pati

18th August 2017
Dear Supporters,

I had started this campaign with a great enthusiastic mind to help my uncle financially to raise the cost of the operation DBS(deep brain stimulation). The cost of the operation was huge (approx. 7 lakhs). MILAAP came to help me to raise the fund as per as possible. I warmly thank all the donors who contributed to this campaign. To quicken the pace at which we are receiving the funds we are raising funds from the residents of the Kajora gram (patients village) and jewelry.

The family of my uncle is all set to go for the DBS operation in Bangalore. He is quite stable now but sometimes he is undergoing the freezing period. We will be leaving for Bangalore on 20th August 2017/

Thank you for all the support. We will keep you posted. Please do pray for his recovery. 
Dear Supporters,

I had started this campaign with a great enthusiastic mind to help my uncle financially to raise the cost of the operation DBS(deep brain stimulation). The cost of the operation was huge (approx. 7 lakhs). MILAAP came to help me to raise the fund as per as possible. I warmly thank all the donors who contributed to this campaign. To quicken the pace at which we are receiving the funds we are raising funds from the residents of the Kajora gram (patients village) and jewelry.

The family of my uncle is all set to go for the DBS operation in Bangalore. He is quite stable now but sometimes he is undergoing the freezing period. We will be leaving for Bangalore on 20th August 2017/

Thank you for all the support. We will keep you posted. Please do pray for his recovery. 
Rs.10,000
raised of Rs.700,000 goal

8 Supporters

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Supporters (8)

A
Anonymous donated Rs.2,500
about 1 year ago

God Bless

A
Anonymous donated Rs.500
about 1 year ago

God bless the man & family.

AK
Anil donated Rs.500
about 1 year ago
A
Anonymous donated Rs.500
about 1 year ago

Get well soon. God save you and your family

A
Anonymous donated Rs.1,000
about 1 year ago
Prashant
Prashant donated Rs.500
about 1 year ago