Hansaben Rajubhai Parmar-Bhavnagar (Gujarat)Hansaben Rajubhai Parmar from Bhavnagar took a loan from Pahal in 2018 of Rs 26,000 and started a business of making snacks (Samosa + Farsan) at home. She had a good hand, and her snacks were liked in her locality. This started her a regular income. She gained a lot of self-confidence when her snacks were appreciated by her customers. This is when she decided to open a food stall in the local market area. She took another loan from Pahal of Rs 41,000 in 2020 which helped her purchase a stall, a bigger gas stove and other essentials to run the show. Her snacks soon got very popular, and her income almost doubled. She is quite content with her livelihood and is now also able to save part of her earnings.