Her one daughter is married and her sons are still studying. This family lives in a small house in Borewala, Pakistan. Borewala city is famous for its shrines.
She happily mentioned that her earnings allowed her to marry off her daughter. She has given all the necessary items to her daughter with her savings.
She is a second year member of Asasah. She maintained good credit behavior in the first year of her loan and successfully returned the loan. Now, she is applying for her business again. With the loan amount she will buy the necessary items such as leather and thread in bulk, to make more seat covers and generate good profits from the sales.
Note: In this photo, Sugran, a group member, is showing her clothes sales business.
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