Shimla: Umang Foundation has adopted an eight-year-old girl, Surti, for her open-heart surgery. She lives in a slum near Dharamsala in district Kangra of Himachal Pradesh..Ajai Srivastava, chairman of the Foundation said today that her father Om Prakash is a poor rag picker and cannot afford her treatment. “She has a hole in her heart since birth and now her condition is deteriorating. …Surti is to be operated upon at Indira Gandhi Medical College in Shimla in November. We would try to manage the expences to be incured on her surgery and further treatment from the support of friends,” he added.
Those who intend to extend a helping hand can contact at 09418488595/ 09418157770 or send their cheques or demand draft in favour of ” Umang Foundation”, payable at Shimla