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Babita

Imphal West, MN, India / Arts

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A loan helped to purchase a variety of thread and expand her weaving business.


Babita's story

Babita is a 29-year-old married woman residing in the Imphal West District of Manipur. She has a family of three members and a monthly household income of INR 11,000. Her family runs a weaving business to support themselves. She is now looking to expand the business and wishes to purchase a variety of thread that can be used for weaving newer types of clothes. She is seeking a loan of INR 30,000 from Chanura, one of Milaap's field partners. She and her family will be grateful for your support.