Our family don’t celebrate birthdays, we usually go out have dinner on birthdays.. and that was the only plan for my 29th birthday [8th December] too.. but thanks to family & friends, had to cut 3 cakes in whole day, had dinner with friends & family.. AND highlight of the day.. celebrated birthday with fellows at Fatimid Foundation 🙂
Nothing can be greater than sharing happiness with others, we all should celebrate our birthdays, any good news with less fortunate.. and even if there is no reason, no birthday we shouldn’t forget them 🙂
Few days ago on Benazir Bhutto’s birthday according to the frontier post PPP leaders, workers donated 28,300 blood bags. From that bags 4500 bags were given to different thalassemia centers in Karachi and a MEGA TRANSFUSION EVENT was organized at Expo Center Karachi on 26th June.
Being a thalassemia major and an activist I didn’t like the idea of it and I had some reservations, despite of it being open event I choose not to attend. We patients know what is right, what is wrong, I know getting transfusion on a place where you can’t provide immediate treatment if God forbid anything wrong happens is the MOST idiotic mistake I will make ever in my life. Continue reading General Secretary PDF PPP – Shakir Alam