WEB DESK: Bollywood Mr. Perfect, Aamir khan who is currently busy in his upcoming movie ‘Dangal’ has fulfilled his fan’s dream who is suffering with Progeria.
Progeria is an extremely rare genetic disorder wherein symptoms resembling aspects of ageing are revealed at a very early age. The average age with this disease is 13 and children with this disorder usually die of heart attack.
14-year-old Nihal shared his story on a Facebook page titled ‘Humans of Bombay’ along with his picture and dream to meet Aamir.
“I want to meet Aamir Khan and thank him for the movie ‘Taare Zameen Par’ which gave me courage, but there’s not much progress on that one yet! To be honest, I don’t know much about the illness I have, except that I have the rare power of being young and old at the same time,” the fan had written.
Aamir Khan met Nihal and gifted him a board game, and a DVD of Taare Zameen Par.Nihal, in turn, gifted him a sketch of their God.