KUSUMA

KUSUMA lives with her husband and two sons and also her mother-in-law, brother-in-law and his daughter. Her family owns land and also leases out land. They grow crops on their land. Her brother in law farms the land and her husband rents a vehicle and transports the sugarcane that they grow and sells it in the market. Kusuma took her first loan from Sonata to hire labor and to buy fertilizer to plant the cane. She pays back the loan every Thursday. She wants to take another loan to buy the vehicle for transportation. She wants to earn money to support her sons to get jobs outside the village so that they can earn more money.