A Pakistani man says he has been addicted to eating trees for the past 25 years.
"After our application against the court judgment, we are calling for a hearing again tomorrow [Thursday], so we are still hopeful." Imdad Ali, also despite eight years of treatment with powerful anti-psychotic medications, Khizar’s symptoms still remain as serious, and that his illness has been diagnosed as "treatment resistant" by medical experts.
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His neighbour Ghulam Mohammad said: 'He will stop his cart on the roadside anytime and will eat fresh tree branches.'Mr Butt is popular in his community for his eating habits but has left people shocked as he has never got sick from eating trees.
Mohammad added: 'He has never visited a doctor or any hospital.
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