CureClefts' presence could illuminate Ranu's Life
“Having a deformity one day my mothers' long cherished dream was broken while she was a newly married wife! If this operation could be performed 17 years ago, then my mothers' dream and family would not be destroyed, I would get my father and mother together and have a happy family” ----------------Shimu, daughter of Ranu Begam.
Renu,a fifty years old woman, born with congenital cleft lip in a poor family in Chittagong. When she was young, that time cleft treatment was not there as such and affordable for poor people. Her husband left her within two weeks of their marriage, while she was pregnant, only because of Cleft Lip. Her daughter Shimu, a teenage girl, came to know about LMRF’s free treatment of Cleft Lip & Palate at her school from SHOPAN team and she played a significant role in pursuing her mother taking the treatment and surgery at the age of fifty