He is living with his parents and brother as a joint family. Elango's parents used to buy and sell used items & old scrap metals and earn a little. Elango was working as System Engineer in one of the private college and his brother was working in the Dyeing factory.
Starting from last year his parents could not able to earn money and his brother got health issues and could not able work/earn. Elango was the only person earning in their family and after COVID's first wave his earning also got hit and got a financial crisis. Fulfilling family's daily needs itself became unmanageable.
Unfortunately, his father ( Ganeshan) was diagnosed with COVID positive on May 7 2021. Borrowed money from third party & friends and admitted him to a private hospital in Gobichettipalayam. His father's condition gone worst and could not able to manage hospital expenses. So, shifted his father to Coimbatore Govt Hospital for O2 support as his father's lung was infected and his SPO2 level has decreased. Still ( as of May 27, 2021 ) his father is in O2 support at Govt Hospital Coimbatore.
Inbetween Elango also diagnosed with COVID positive and hospitalized in the same Coimbatore Govt hospital. He took treatment for a week and @ home quarantine now. Being a joint family and his family's income got completely stopped ( 8 members ), he is in need of financial support to manage the family for the next few months the debits which he took for family and hospital expenses in this pandemic situation.