Gurshad started his animal husbandry business and breeding sheep 11 years ago. Currently, he needs 2000 AZN to buy sheep. He also makes vests and covers from the wool and sells them. Gurshad is married and has three children, who sometimes help him with the work. He is an IDP (Internally Displaced Person) from the town of Fuzuli and now lives with his family in the Fuzuli region. Gurshad is 58 years old.
Gurshad 11 let nazad nachal zanimatsya skotovodstvom i razvodit ovec. Seychas on nujdayetsya v 2000 AZN chtobi kupit ovec. On tak je iz shersti ovec delayet jeleti i podstilki i prodayet ix. Gurshad jenat i imeyet 3 detey kotoriye pomogayut inogda yemu po rabote. On yavlyayetsya IDP personom pereselenec iz Fuzuli goroda seychas projivayet v Fuzuli regione vmeste s semyoy. Gurshad 58 let.
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