Category Archives: From Chingari

Chingari Prepares to Re-Open

Good news from the Chingari Children’s clinic, which has applied for government permission to re-open following the easing of lockdown restrictions in India and the re-opening of a number of schools in Bhopal. In the short-term the plan will be for half the children to attend each day and alternate days, which will make it […]

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In Memory of Umar Khan

Today we are deeply saddened to say goodbye to Umar Khan, a patient at the Chingari Children’s clinic, who tragically passed away on Monday, June 15th, at the age of 24. Umar suffered from Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a genetic disease that causes extensive loss of muscle mass. Although there is no known cure for muscular […]

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Chingari Community Support

While the Chingari clinic remains closed, medical staff and drivers from the clinic are still working tirelessly to support the city’s children during the Covid-19 lockdown. This week drivers from the clinic delivered dry rations to more than 200 families in the surrounding communities, as many in the city are struggling to access necessities including […]

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We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.