Shaik Abdul Raheem (8.6 years), is suffereing from thalassemia major and has been on regular blood tranfussion from 12 months of age. The curative opiton for this condition is bone marrow transplantation (B.M.T.). HLA typing to the family and found sister to be a perfect match. The transplant is being offered to the patient with assistance from Sankalp India Foundation, Bengaluru. BMT will be done at People Tree Centre for Paediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation, Bengaluru. The cost of the transplant would be about INR 8,50,000/-.