Dry Furit

Gujranwala, Pakistan | Food | Project ID: 363

Mustafa Ali is a youth from Gujranwala who has been supporting his family singlehandedly. Muzafar is vendor of dry fruits. With his business he gets a net income of USD 190 only and also manages purchases for the business. Most of the times he is out of cash and ends up buying dry fruits on credit from suppliers who charge him extra making his earnings tight.

Living in a slum area the living conditions are not very viable and it makes him sad to see his family suffer. He was married recently and his father and brother also stay with him. He knows that with his family increasing his expenditures will also increase and he needs to have a backup to counter this situation. His family’s sufferings have given him a renewed spirit enabling him to work relentlessly towards appropriating a better life for his family and himself.