“We did not know until 8 months of pregnancy, it was in the 9th month we came to know that our baby has been struggling with this heart problem ”
- Venkatraman and Sudha
Even before they could see him, Even before they could hold him, even before they could express their joy, Venkatraman and Sudha heard from the doctor that their new born baby boy has a hole in his heart and he needs to undergo couple of surgeries to lead a normal life.
Venkatraman and Sudha had no reason to suspect anything wrong with this pregnancy. After all, their first two kids was healthy. The doctors said the baby has to undergo two surgeries, of which baby Srinivasan has undergone one surgery when he was 8 months old and its been 9 months, now the baby is 1.5 years old and the doctors have said that its time for the second surgery.
Estimated cost for the surgery is 3.6 Lakhs. Venkatraman being a government bus driver is really helpless after his baby's first surgery which costed around 2 Lakhs in which medical insurance covered a lakh. But this time they have nothing left. He and his wife seem financially helpless to take on this huge cost have hence requested for help.
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