Nakshtatra was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia when he was 2 years old and has been since taking treatment at B J Wadia Hospital, Mumbai under Dr Ritika Khurana. He has been advised chemotherapy and radio therapy followed by a year of oral maintenance therapy. He has just started his treatment and is undergoing his first chemotherapy cycle. His family stays in Palghar and his father works in a small shop and earns Rs 7,900 (INR) per month
Total Treatment Cost: 4, 00,000 (INR) | Treatment duration 3 years.