Corona Pandemic is creating havoc everywhere and make people crying for help. In one such incident the virus left two children orphaned after they lost mother to the deadly disease. Their father died six months due to cancer. Local BJP councillor comes to the aid of both and handover cheques and cash to the children.
Madhubhan Virjibhai Vankar (age 38) living in Savaya Nagar located at Gotri area of Vadodara died due to corona virus. She was admitted in Gotri hospital and breathed her last on Saturday night. That left her two children alone without their parents. Their father died six months ago due to cancer. The elder one is studying in 10th and the younger is student of 8th standard at Lotus School in the area.
Virjibhai Vankar was a casual labourer and Madhubhan was earning her living by doing laundry in a private hospital. The four member Vankar family was having a happy time, but the destiny had some other ideas. Six months ago, Virjibhai died of cancer and left the burden of the family on his wife. After the death of her husband, Madhubhan regained her courage and resumed her job with a hope to support her two children in life. The children also paid attention in their studies after saw their mother working hard for the both ends to meet.
The life of Vankar family was barely on track, but the onset of Corona epidemic once again detailed the pace. They spent the lockdown days and Madhubhan resumed her job after the government relaxations and once again brought everything to normal. However the destiny once again had other ideas for the family. Madhubhan fell ill ten days ago and taken to Gotri Hospital, where she was tested positive of Corona virus. She was immediately admitted to the hospital for treatment. However she failed to fight the deadly disease and breathed her last on Saturday night.
Both the children were shocked and comforting each other. In these circumstances, BJP councilor Nitinbhai Donga of Ward No. 10 of the area reached out to them and helped by giving a bearer check of Rs 8,000 per month to support them for the next 12 months.
BJP councilor Nitinbhai Donga said, both have lost their parents in a short span of six months and could not make up for the loss. But he helped them of Rs.1 lakh and will make sure that they do not have any problems in the days to come. He also will see that their studies will not be ruined without money. In addition with the help of friends he thought of helping both the brothers.