National Liver Foundation of Bangladesh (NLFB) launched free treatment of Hepatitis B & C Patients from its Zakat Fund, which is the first of its kind in Bangladesh. In the first phase of the program, twenty young patients from different regions of the country enrolled after fulfillment of the set criteria.
They will get the facilities of free consultation, laboratory services, imaging services and medications. It is expected that more patients will get the service in phases according to the availability of the fund.
Patients expressed thanks to the foundation for coming forward to help them for leading a healthy life. They expected that this humanitarian service will be expanded in coming days.
Prof. Mohammad Ali, Secretary General, NLFB, expressed heartfelt gratitude to Allah (Subhanahu wa ta’ala) for offering the opportunity to the foundation for starting this Zakat Fund program for the hepatitis B & C patients. He acknowledged every contributor of the Zakat Fund. He also thanked the recipients of the fund for giving an opportunity to serve them.
He assured that, the best possible service will be provided by proper utilization of the Zakat Fund.