Sakina is also a very supportive and caring lady. She shares the work burden and financial stress with her husband and son by operating a domestic-sewing. Her earning from this work helps her to run the financial expenses smoothly.
Her husband's name is A. R.. He is a cobbler by profession. He makes shoes and his son helps him in selling them to different shops and factories. In this way they both manage their shoe making & selling business.
Sakina is applying for a loan for the third time from Asasah for her family business. With the loan amount, her husband will buy the raw material such as (leather, nails and shoe polisher) for his shoe making & selling business.
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