This application and petition comes to you dear friends from Romanius Ekka and his family members, a ‘D’ Group Staff Member of Don Bosco School, Bandel, in the Capacity of School Driver. He has been working in the school for the last seven (7) years. He is a permanent employee of the school. He gets a salary of 19,755 (Nineteen thousand seven hundred fifty-five only). He is just thirty-nine (39) years old and has two daughters pursuing graduation and schooling respectively. He is the only bread winner of the family. His permanent address is Hope Divisionl Bagrakot Tea Garden, Bagrakot, Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, 734501. He was admitted to the Institute of Neuroscince, Kolkata (PRN 289440/IP-1) from the 12th December to 24 December as he was diagnosed with the LEFT CEREBELLO-PONTINE ANGLE TUMOUR (EXOPHYTIC BRAIN STEM GLIOMA). He was admitted under Dr. Amit Kumar Ghosh, the Neurosurgeon. Upon the advice of the doctor he was operated on 18.12.2020 (Left retrosigmoid craniotomy and debulking of exophytic brainstem lesion). The extract had been sent for the biopsy with the hope that the result would be benign. However, to the family’s disappointment and sorrow the report was very unfortunate (Olig 2-Positive. H3K27m-Positive, IDH-1 (R132H0, P53, LCA-Negative. ATRX- Loss of expression. Ki67 labelling index is 8-9%, Impression: Diffuse midline glioma, H3K27M mutant, WHO Grade-IV, brainstem). He has been referred to TATA MEDICAL CANCER CENTRE. However, the family with meagre income, is unable to meet the expenses. The school has done its maximum and is continuing to do so. However, the school has its limitation. Therefore, this comes has a request from the patient and his family. He is at the moment very critical.
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