Preschooler's heartbreaking prayer to save his eyes after being mauled by 3 pit bulls

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Oyintando Bekelephi fights to save his eyesight, as doctors try to everything they can after he was mauled by three pitbulls.
Oyintando Bekelephi fights to save his eyesight, as doctors try to everything they can after he was mauled by three pitbulls.
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A six-year-old Eastern Cape preschooler is praying to God to save one of his eyes after his face was mauled by three pit bulls, in front of his terrified friends.

His mother said the prayer, which she overheard, is breaking her heart especially because doctors have told her that the boy's chances of regaining his eyesight are slim.

Oyintando Bekelephi has already lost one eye and doctors are trying to save the other, said Eastern Cape health department spokesperson Siyanda Manana.

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