Samanmali is a fruit merchant from Galpalama area in Anuradhapura district. She is well experienced in the sector and has several years of experience in it. Her husband (shown in the picture) is a farmer and they have two daughters and one son.
Samanmali earns around LKR 35,000 per month and provide a huge support to her husband. To develop the business further now she is expecting a LKR 50,000 loan from BMI. She plans to u se the money to purchase fruits in bulk and for storage.
Samanmali is a hard working woman and has a positive attitude towards managing the business. She hopes to become a successful fruit merchant in the area and develop the business to earn a steady income.