Summer has come and the demand for ice is very high these days. Mussarat is confident that an investment will help her husband make his business more profitable. Previously he would rent a cart, but now that money which he paid for the cart rental will be added to his income instead. He has been operating this business for the past 10 years.
Mussarat is the mother of three daughters and two sons. All of them are enrolled in a local school and are getting their education.
Mussarat herself is a housewife who stays at home and takes care of her household responsibilities.
She is confident that she will be able to return the loan easily as a result of the improved business conditions of her husband.
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