Sidhra Khan

Sidhra Khan

PDA Device Closure
January, 2018

Sidhra is extremely naughty and loves to pull everyone’s hair. She is well aware of her surroundings and loves playing card games. Sidhra is 3 years old and was born in Jaipur. Her father Md. Khurshid is a very simple man who works as a cook and earns 7000 rupees a month. He is originally from Bihar.  He shifted to Jaipur with his wife after marriage. Sidhra has two elder sisters who study in a Government school. Her elder sisters come back from school and teach Sidhra how to count. Her favorite food is Khichdi.

Sidhra was 10 days old when she got Jaundice.  After a series of tests it was confirmed that she has a Congenital Heart Defect. The doctors said she has two holes in her heart. The family was asked by the doctor to visit Fortis Escorts Hospital Jaipur for proper treatment.

The doctors at the hospital conducted a medical examination. Post this Sidhra had a successful surgery on 17th January 2018. Dr. Sanjay Khatri and his team of surgeons operated her for a PDA Device Closure.

The surgery was supported by Fortis Foundation and Radha Mohan Mehrotra Medical Relief Trust.