Sufolon (Seasonal loan)
GUK has been implementing its Sufolon (Seasonal) Loan with the financial and technical assistance of PKSF to support the poor and marginal farmers in producing different seasonal crops like potato, paddy, high value crops & vegetables along with livestock rearing such as beef fattening with one time installment after harvesting. The period of Sofolon loan ranges from 3-6 months. During the period under report BDT 10,01,70,000/-has been disbursed among 9358 borrowers. Out of this BDT 5,01,70,000/- has been disbursed in agriculture sector for paddy cultivation among 4398 borrowers, BDT 5,00,00,000/- has been disbursed in agriculture sector for potato cultivation among 5000 borrowers. The cumulative loan disbursed up to the period is BDT 39,71,88,000/- among 94071 borrowers. Out of this BDT 13,90,15,800/- has been disbursed in agriculture sector among 32925 borrowers, BDT 11,91,56,400/- has been disbursed in livestock sector among 28221 borrowers, BDT 13,90,15,800/- has been disbursed in other sector (rural transport, land lease, handicrafts, small business, fisheries etc.) among 32925 borrowers.