Safargul's mother Dastargul caresses her daughter and strokes her hair before before posing for a photo together.
Now 13 years old, mentally challenged girl Safargul has MDR TB as well as having occasional epilepsy attacks further complicating her treatment.
Safargul's mother is taking care of her daughters dot's (Direct Observed Treatment) and makes sure she takes her medicines.
While being in a complicated home situation with her husband taking on a second wife and threatening to keep Safargul in case she seeks a divorce, she tries to find a way to get herself and Safargul out of this stressful home situation.
- Wendy Marijnissen
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