A loan of $900 helped a member to buy a rickshaw.


Bilquis Aziz Group's story

Bilquis baji is the wife of Mr. A. and resides in the city of Pakpattan, Pakistan. Pakpattan city is famous for its shrine of great Punjabi Sufi poet, Babar Fareed Ganj Shakkar. She has been living in this city for the past 10 years. She is the mother of two sons, both of whom are auto-rickshaw drivers (the local three-wheeled motor vehicle). Bilquis baji is a housewife and prefers to do household work and take care of her family. She is applying for a loan to buy another rickshaw for her eldest son, so that he able to increase his profits as a transit driver.

This is a group loan, and she is joined in her request by four other members. The loan funds will be distributed among the group members, each of whom will invest in their own business. Kaneez baji wants a loan to buy a mirror and chair for her beauty salon. Zafran baji also wants a loan to buy a rickshaw. Mukhtayar baji wants a loan to buy tools for her vehicle repair workshop. Saima baji wants a loan to buy cigarettes for her cigarette selling business. The members mutually guarantee one another's loans. If one member does not repay, the other members are responsible.

In this group: Bilquis, Kaneez , Zafran , Mukhtayar , Saima
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