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Total loan: $450


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Burdwan, WB, India / Arts

Lalita's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped to purchase necessary raw materials, like threads, from the market and to expand her handloom business.

Lalita's story

Lalita is a 30-year-old married woman residing in Burdwan district, West Bengal. She is engaged in a handloom business. She, with her husband, makes saris (local traditional wear) and sells them in the local market.

She has a household of seven members and a monthly income of INR 8,800. She wants to purchase the necessary raw materials, like threads, from the market. She will make and sell more saris in the local market and will expand her handloom business. She has applied for a loan of INR 30,000 from Gram Bikash Kendra, one of Milaap's field partners.

She and her family will be thankful to their lenders.