Maheshwari Mohanadas is a dairy farmer in a village called Thambalagamam in Trincomalee district. She has 10 years of experience in dairy farming. Maheshwari has a family with two children. Her husband is working overseas as a casual worker.
She joined with BMI in 2012 and obtained a loan of Rs. 30,000 to purchase an additional cow. Now, she is earning Rs. 25,000 per month.
Since, Maheshwari wanted to improve her business further she applied for a second loan of Rs.45,000 from BMI in 2013 to purchase another cow to increase her milk production.