Danansuriya is a young entrepreneur who owns a small brick making business in Thuntota area in Kegalle District. He had previously financed this business by obtaining his first loan of LKR 25,000 BMI in 2011 January. He has about seven years of experience in brick making and at present he and his father are engaged in it. They earn around LKR 25,000 per month by selling bricks. He has now applied for a second loan of LKR 50,000 for BMI. He wishes to use the loan money to obtain clay for brick making and firewood in bulk for the business.
Danansuriya is still unmarried and lives with his father and sister in a partially completed house. They are in the photograph with the finished bricks. His sister is a nurse in the village hospital. He is a full of enthusiasm and positive attitude. He hopes to expand the business more and employ few fellow villagers also in his business, to cater the increasing demand. Through that, he wants to make the business sustainable and be a successful entrepreneur in the future.