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Help Make a Film that Fights for the Health of Indian Children

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18 month old Roona Begum suffers from a congenital anomaly known as hydrocephalus. Her condition is a result of an unprepared and irresponsible healthcare system.

Roona's story is a symbol, a symbol of how in an increasingly connected world, there are still millions of children out there waiting for a fair shot at life. Her mother Fatema Begum says it best - “People need to know what happened to Roona. I do not want anyone to suffer the way we did.”

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