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Total loan: $350


Jajpur, OD, India / Housing

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A loan helped to purchase plaster, a door, tiles, etc., in order to construct a toilet.

Basanti's story

Basanti is a 53-year-old woman from a small village in Jajpur district, Odisha. She is a housewife. She has a household of three members and a monthly household income of INR 8,000.

She and her family have no toilet in their house. The entire family has to go to a secluded field to defecate. With the rising flood levels in Odisha, this is not only unhygienic but also unsafe for her and her children.

She plans to purchase plaster, a door, tiles, etc., to construct a toilet. However, her family's monthly household income is barely enough to meet their needs. Therefore, she has applied for a loan of INR 25,000 from Gram Utthan, one of Milaap's field partners.

She and her family will be grateful to their lenders for their support.