Rajiya is a 32-year-old married woman from Dharmnagar village of the Sitalpur VDC of Bara District, Nepal. She is married to Jawahir and has two children.
She and her husband(the man in the photo) have been in the hotel and betel shop business for the last 15 years. She has requested the loan amount of 100,000 Nepalese Rupees to support and expand her existing business to meet the increasing demand of the customers.
She has added 2.5 Katha of land in Sitalpur village through the earnings of the business. She has a good image in her locality as a successful woman entrepreneur. She hopes to expand the business with this loan and wants to ensure a good life and education for her children.