(MENAFN - Afghanistan Times) AT News Reports
KABUL: The Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) with
cooperation of the Qatari Red Crescent Society has entitled 141 children
suffering from heart hole disease for treatment in the Qatari hospitals.
According to a
statement released on Sunday by the ARCS, the heart holes affected children
would be cured free of charge due to celebration of the 100th anniversary of
Afghanistan independent day.
Meanwhile, over 16,000 children are struggling with heart
hole disease have been registered so far in the ARCS, from whom over 9,000 ones
were cured and 6,700 are waiting to be
This comes as the ARCS Secretary General Dr. Nilab Mubarez had
earlier said the society had granted different healthcare services for over four
million across the country. The ARCS say that all the children with heart
disease registered in ARCS are poor and vulnerable people and their families
are not able to afford expenditure of the treatment. Only the way and hope for
children with heart disease is ARCS.