When Avinash was 12-years-old, he loved to play a game with the other children in his village in Nepal. They would put a pin in their feet to test their bravery. Whoever did not flinch would win the game.
Suman is receiving treatment at The Leprosy Mission Anandaban Hospital you support in Nepal.
By Zoe Bunter, former Head of Mission Development, The Leprosy Mission England and Wales
Munia has experienced unimaginable hardship and trauma in her young life.
Every day, more than 30 children are diagnosed with leprosy in India.
Fifty-five successful surgeries were carried out at Kothara Leprosy Mission Hospital in India recently, Hospital Superintendent Dr Asha Massey, reported.