By Irfan Mohammed\n\n\n\nJeddah: An aged and ailing Hyderabadi, who was stranded in Saudi Arabia as a result of allegedly being abandoned by his son and also expiry of visa, finally repatriated by the Indian Embassy recently.\n\n\n\n61-year old Mohammed Abdul Jabbar of Muradnagar in Hyderabad was working in Riyadh for the last 30 years. He was employed with a leading engineering consulting firm, Zuhair and Fayez, after the end of the service, his misery started.\n\n\n\nJabbar suffers from acute diabetic\n\n\n\nJabbar health started to deteriorate as multi organs damaged as a result of an acute diabetic. He suffered renal impairment, Hypertension and Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction. \n\n\n\n\n\n\n\nOn the other hand, he had some dispute with the sponsor, he was notified as Huroob and subsequently, his Iqama was expired.\n\n\n\nJabbar was admitted to a private hospital in Riyadh on March 8, 2019, in the emergency ward since then he was remained.\n\n\n\nThe medical bill occurred\nup SR. 350,000 equivalent to approximately 66 Lakh Indian Rupees. \n\n\n\nHardly anyone left in\nRiyadh or Hyderabad to look after for him, distraught Jabbar finds no place for\nhelp. \n\n\n\nJabbar's wife was expired and his adopted son was reluctant to accept according to the people who are familiar with the case.\n\n\n\nAlso, unable to pay the medical bill, Jabbar was in quandary.\n\n\n\nTelangana NRI Forum takes interest\n\n\n\nThe plight came to know to\nthe Telangana community. Telangana NRI forum President Abdul Jabbar, known as\nJabbar Anna, and others approached several times to the hospital to waive of\nthe bill.\n\n\n\nAfter long negotiations,\nthe hospital management has waived off the bill barring SR. 23,000 out of it\nSR. 18,000 paid by Indian Embassy and SR. 5000 was paid by Telangana NRI\nforum\u201d, said Jabbar.\n\n\n\nThe misery of ailing Jabbar was not ended there as the question arises where to send him, Shifa Ullah Old Age Home comes forward to take care of him with the support of the Telangana NRI forum. \n\n\n\nIndian embassy obtains exit visa\n\n\n\nIndian embassy also successfully obtained an exit visa for ailing Jabbar besides providing a stretcher ticket to Hyderabad by Air India flight and the patient was escorted by a Malayali social worker of KMCC Riyadh chapter. \n\n\n\nJabbar expressed his gratitude to the Indian embassy and also the KMCC team, Rabbani, Mohammed Fasi, Siddique for their support in the repatriation of the patient. \n\n\n\nA recent survey by Help Age India claimed more than one-fifth of the elderly surveyed have experienced some kind of abuse or the other, usually from family members, especially bahu-beta. Bangalore tops the list, followed by Hyderabad.