Raipur: Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel responded to the request of father of a 4-month-old boy Siddhartha suffering from a serious heart condition.
Responding to the tweet of a father seeking help for the treatment of his son, Baghel said that the cost of treatment will be borne by the state government. He also directed the senior administrative officers to make necessary arrangements in this regard immediately.
Meanwhile, Siddharth’s father Ratanlal Yadav wrote in his tweet that ‘Sir, my baby is just four months old and is suffering from heart disease. The child’s surgery will take place in Hyderabad. I am from a very poor family, sir please help me.” He tagged the official Twitter of the chief minister.
Soon after getting information in this regard, the chief minister responded to the tweet saying treatment of the child is now the responsibility of Chhattisgarh Government. You be sure, We are all committed to ensure that both the present and future are safe.
Ratanlal Yadav is a resident of Gabod village of Palari block of Balodabazar-Bhatapara district. His son Siddharth was admitted to the district hospital recently due to heart ailment. He has also taken him to Sri Sathya Sai Hospital in Naya Raipur for the treatment of his son. Where specialist doctors have advised Siddharth to get his son’s heart surgery done in Hyderabad after the checkup.
Ratanlal Yadav expressed happiness over this initiative of the chief minister saying that he has come forward like the head of a family and assured of help.