Sarat Kumar is a 35-year-old physically challenged person living with his wife and a son, age 16 years. His wife is a homemaker and his son is still schooling.
He is engaged in the activity of running a small poultry farm from which he earns 5,000 INR per month.
He has an idea to enlarge his business by adding some more chicks to his poultry farm and renovating his farm house. He also wants to install a automated water supply system for giving water to chicks.
He has requested a loan of 40,000 INR for purchasing chicks, their food and medicines and for renovating his farm.
He has a dream to make his son well educated, give his family a good and quality life and save some money for his son's future.
Important note about this loan
Due to Indian government regulations, if you fund this loan, you will not be repaid for at least 3 years. This borrower will likely repay your loan much sooner than that, in which case, the Field Partner may re-loan your funds to help other local borrowers. We want you to be aware of this minimum 3-year waiting period and the associated risks before making a loan to Indian borrowers on Kiva. Learn More >
About People's Forum
People’s Forum is a development organization based in Odisha, India that provides affordable loan products and support services to women. The organization distinguishes itself by reaching out to particularly marginalized groups, including leprosy-affected families, widows, single mothers, and disabled persons. People’s Forum will harness Kiva’s flexible, zero-interest capital to serve even more borrowers in one of the poorest regions of India.