Bill Gates contacts Arfa’s father for treatment
By Rizwan Khatik - Mon Jan 09, 11:57 am
LAHORE: Bill Gates, the chairman of Microsoft Company, has contacted parents of world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) holder Arfa Karim for her treatment.
Amjad Karim Randhawa, the father of ailing Arfa, told media persons that Bill Gates telephoned him and expressed his wish to bear the expenditures of Arfa’s treatment in the US.
In the first step, Gates has directed his doctors to adopt every kind of measure for the treatment of young genius Microsoft professional. Gates’ doctors contacted Arfa’s Pakistani doctors and received details about the illness through internet.
The Pakistani doctors are of the view that Arfa is on ventilator, therefore, it will be hard to shift her into any other hospital. However, doctors were considering different options regarding Arfa’s shifting to US.
On the other hand, relatives and family members of Arfa have lauded Bill Gates for contacting to bear her treatment expanses. They also expressed their dissatisfaction over Pakistan government attitude which despite repeated claims did not pay any head towards the issue.
The citizens said that treating a legend of the country under foreign aid was a slap on the face of Pakistani government which spends billions of rupees daily for no purpose.