Rupali Bhowmik, an inhabitant of Tapan village of Dakshin Dinajpur district, West Bengal. Her husband who owned a small beverage shop, suddenly died from Cardiac failure a few years ago. After the death of her husband the shop closed and it was quite impossible to maintain the family consisting of she and her son. She was quite at a loss regarding to family Maintaining and thinking about the future of her child.

In this situation she was thinking to re-open the family shop again but due to creditors and insufficient fund it became impossible. Suddenly, she came to know about VFS from one of her neighbors’ and came to our Tapan branch, then joined a JLG which was promoted by VFS. Initially she took a loan of Rs 8000/- to start the business. Now her business has improved, she has taken the 7th cycle loan of Rs 40000/- from VFS and has decorated the shop.

Thus the income of the family has growing day by day. At present she have repaired her home and has bought many durable goods for the family. Her son reads in the College. She also saves money for her son’s future. She is very thankful to Village for supporting her in the Bad condition. Now she is a happy and confident woman.

In her words, “I have come out from darkness with the help and support of VFS.”