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Total loan: $1,000
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Rukhsana's Group

Pakistan
Lahore, Pakistan / Vehicle Repairs

A loan of $1,000 helped a member repair an auto-rickshaw (a local three-wheeled motor vehicle).


Rukhsana's Group's story

Rukhsana baji is the wife of L. A. and lives in a historical place named Yadgar, in the city of Lahore, Pakistan. Rukhsana baji owns a two-room brick house, and has lived there for the last 27 years. She is the mother of seven children: six sons and one daughter. Her elder son drives his own auto-rickshaw (a local three-wheeled motor vehicle). Two other sons drive a rented auto-rickshaw. Her fourth son has a business selling clothes. The others are enrolled in a local school in her neighborhood. Rukhsana baji’s husband drives a truck. He carries loads of fruits and vegetables and delivers them in different places. Rukhsana baji is a housewife and prefers doing household work and taking care of her family. She is applying for a loan to repair her son’s auto-rickshaw.

She has several other members in her loan group. Tasleem baji requests a loan to buy jewelry to resell. Bushra baji wants a loan to buy an auto-rickshaw. Maryam baji requests a loan to buy plastic beans to make boxes for keeping bundles of threads.

In this group: Rukhsana, Tasleem, Bushra, Maryam
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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 11, 2008

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 11, 2008