Sughran does sewing from her house. She has contracts with different boutiques and stores selling women's ready-made garments. She finishes their orders on time and earns good profit on them. Her husband is a motor mechanic. He earns a reasonable income from his technical work. His workshop is located in the nearby market and it always remains busy because people trust him so much and come to him to repair their vehicles.
Sughran has applied for a loan for the sixth time from Asasah for her husband. With the loan amount he will buy the latest repair tools for his motor workshop and increase his income. She is a very responsible member of Asasah and has always paid installments on time.
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