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TAWAU, 7 Feb (Benama) -- Seorang wartawan tempatan Ismail Lamo memerlukan

sekurang-sekurangnya RM50,000 bagi membolehkannya menjalani pembedahan jantung

di Hospital Pakar Ampang Puteri, Selangor, bagi memperbaiki salah satu injap

jantungnya yang rosak.

Ismail, 54, yang juga Timbalan Pengerusi Persatuan Wartawan dan Pengamal

Media Tawau (Pewarta) menjalani dua siri pemeriksaan jantung di Hospital Ampang

Puteri hampir dua minggu lalu selepas sering mengalami kesesakan nafas berkata

doktor pakar yang memeriksanya mengesahkan bahawa salah satu injap jantungnya

sudah rosak dan perlu dibedah.

"Kalau mengikut pihak hospital, mereka menyarankan saya supaya segera

menjalani pembedahan dan rawatan jantung berkenaan namun saya meminta supaya ia

tidak dilaksanakan terlebih dahulu kerana masalah kos," katanya semasa

dikunjungi ahli dan anggota jawatankuasa Pewarta di rumahnya di sini hari ini.

Pengerusi Pewarta Shamry Mohd Sani turut menyampaikan sumbangan hasil

kutipan anggota Pewarta dan kakitangan institusi di mana anggota Pewarta

bertugas.

Ismail dimasukkan ke Hospital Tawau pada 12 Jan lalu selepas mengadu sesak

nafas ketika membuat liputan acara sambutan ulang tahun ke-3 penubuhan Markas

Angkatan Tugas Bersama 2 (ATB 2) di kem Kukusan dekat sini dan dirawat selama

enam hari di hospital itu .

-- LAGI

WARTAWAN-BANTUAN 2 (AKHIR) TAWAU

Beberapa bulan sebelum itu, Ismail dimasukkan ke Hospital Tawau atas

sebab yang sama dan dirawat hampir dua minggu.

Ismail mula berkecimpung dalam bidang kewartawanan pada tahun 1979 dengan

menjadi pemberita sambilan.

Sementara itu, Shamry berharap lebih ramai anggota masyarakat sudi

menyalurkan sumbangan bagi meringankan beban Ismail yang kini tidak dapat

bergerak aktif dan masanya banyak dihabiskan di rumah kerana keadaannya yang

kurang bertenaga.

"Haji Ismail sudah banyak menyumbang kepada masyarakat kita di Tawau dan di

Sabah amnya dalam bidang penyebaran maklumat dan pengetahuan. Jadi kita

berharap lebih ramai pihak dapat tampil menyumbang," katanya.

-- BERNAMA

NAM NAM NH

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