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On 17 September 2011 Tajnahar Begum of Kadamtoli, haka had been selected as the best micro-enterpreneur for the year of 2010.She is successful beneficiary of SSS. It is encouraging to know the story of Tajnahar Begum how she became the best micro-enterpreneur.

Md. Chanu Miah was marginal famer and lived in a village named Sakuya under Dagon Bhuiyan Upazilla of Feni District. He was the father of three daughters and four sons. Tajnahar was the the youngest among the seven brothers and sisters. She studied upto class-VIII. She could not continue with her education owing to scanty income of her poor father and other incidental pressures. In the later part of the year 1997 Tajnahar Begum got married with Md. Abdur Rahim, son of Abdul Khalek of adjacent village. Abdur Rahim was a worker of a rubber factory, his salary was Tk. 3,000 only. It was so tough to adjust expenditure of his family with that small amount of his income. Their fixed asset was only three decimal land and three huts on it. In the year 2003 their family liabilities were about Tk. 5,00,000. Every day they were teased by creditors. In this way Tajnahar and her husband decided to go to Dhaka for better job. In the later part of the year 2003 Tajnahar and her family were shifted to Dhaka. She joined a garment industry. She got Tk. 2,000-2,500 as salary per month with overtime payment.