Her husband's name is M. M., who is a driver by profession. He drives a rented rickshaw and earns an income. His business has struggled because he has to share his earnings with the owner of the rickshaw. Therefore, Rozi has applied for a loan from Asasah for her husband. With the loan amount her husband will purchase his own rickshaw, earn more income, and work with more efficiency.
This is a Group Loan
In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.
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