Tuberculosis Success Stories
Adnan, a 9 year old child lives in a slum in Jaipur, India. He is a student in class four. Adnan was becoming irregular in class and the teachers complained. He was a diligent student. He neither lazy nor playful yet he was absent quite often. When questioned, he mentioned that he was troubled by frequent stomach aches. Young Adnan could not express his discomfort any better.
Mr. Jobby is a 38 year old man from Vadakara, Kozhikode district, affected and suffering
( excessive loss of weight, inability to work, loss of income ) with Tuberculosis.
Themunicipality area he lived in is covered by St. Damien Leprosy & TB Project supported by GLRA India. When they found him, his condition was pathetic and he was consumed by depression.