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Nargis Saleem's Group
In this Group: Nargis Saleem, Shamim Akhtar, Parveen , Kosar Parveen, Ghulam Fatima
Nargis Saleem is a resident of Murtaza Abad, which is located in a city called Vehari in Pakistan. She lives in a two-room brick house with her husband and five children: three sons and two daughters. Her eldest son runs a tea stall to financially assist his family.

Nargis is a seamstress. She sews clothes for her neighboring clients to earn an income. She is very efficient in her work. She manages her sewing business and her domestic work very efficiently. She gives the required time to her family and takes care of them very well.

Her husband sells clothes. He buys clothes from the wholesale markets of Faisalabad and Multan and sells them in his local market to earn an income. His business is going well, but as the time is passing very rapidly, so are changes in dresses and designs in the fashion field. His business demands he keep aware of the new fashions and fabrics.

Therefore, Nargis has applied for a loan from Asasah for the fifth time for her husband. With the loan amount he will buy stock in bulk and increase the profit of his business. She is a regular client of Asasah. In the previous four years of loan experience, she has maintained good credit behavior and never missed a single meeting.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

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About Pakistan

  • $4,700
    Average annual income
  • 455
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    Pakistan Loans Fundraising
  • $15,084,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.4
    Pakistan Rupees (PKR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Nargis Saleem's Group's $1,350 loan helped a member purchase clothes for selling.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 26, 2010
Jul 26, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2011