Chalani in distress | Sunday Observer

Chalani in distress

Eleven-year-old girl, Chalani Hennadige suffering from congenital heart disease, is to underwent surgery at the Madras Medical Mission Hospital (MMM), Chennai last August for the second time.

Cardiologists have been constantly monitoring her condition through a cardio microphone embedded in her chest. Dr. Sivakumar from the MMM had recently sent an email wants the patient brought back for an urgent procedure.

As the total cost for medical treatment, air tickets, food, accommodation and incidental expenses would be around one million Sri Lankan rupees.

Chalani’s father, Nalaka Soysa is a casual labourer, while her mother, Shiranthi Harshani works at a garment factory.

Contributions could be remitted to A/C No: 102657129083 at Sampth Bank, Habaraduwa or A/C No: 8124458 at Bank of Ceylon, Panadura.

Nalaka Soysa’s contact numbers are 071-4758595 or 078-8795930.