Bakhtiyar is 47 years old. He is married and has two children, both in school. He is an Internally displaced person from the town of Fuzuli, now living in the Fuzuli Region in the village of Makhmudlu, together with his wife and children.
For the last five years, Bakhtiyar has been working in animal farming. He raises cattle. At present he needs 2000 AZN in order to buy more cows to increase the production of milk, which he sells to stores. He also makes yogurt and kefir for sale.
Bakhtiyar 47 let. On jenat i imeyet 2 detey kotoriye uchatsya v shkole. On yavlyayetsya IDP personom pereselenec iz Fuzuli qoroda, seychas projivayet v Fuzuli regione v poselke Makhmudlu vmeste so svoyey jenoy i detmi.
Uje 5 let kak Bakhtiyar zanimayetsya skotovodstvom i razvodit korov. Seychas on nujdayetsya v 2000 AZN chtobi kupit korov dlya uvelicheniya molochnogo produkta kotorogo on prodayet v magazini. On izgotavlivayet yogurt i kefir dlya prodaji.
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