Disabled since delivery, Rati Thapa, 61, of Badimalika, Bajura is discovering it arduous to help himself as he ages.
In line with native instructor Mani Thapa, the sexagenarian has been dwelling on their own for the previous few years. “He has been dwelling alone ever since his solely dwelling guardian, mom, died 10 years in the past. His elder sister died in an accident and his youthful sister received married,” mentioned Thapa.
“He may in some way transfer about till three years in the past, however now he hardly can,” he added.
Rati lamented the tough life he was dwelling. “It’s all the time tough to make ends meet.
Once more, for a poor man like me winter is a nightmare as I don’t have sufficient garments to maintain heat,” Rati shared.
“Given his situation, we assist him typically, however as we dwell at a long way, it’s not attainable to make ourselves out there for assist on a regular basis,” mentioned Thapa. Regardless of residing close to the district headquarters, hardly anybody comes to assist him.
A model of this text seems in print on November 22, 2020 of The Himalayan Occasions.