What’s your cash value? A brand new collection from the entrance line of the cost-of-living disaster, the place individuals who had been hit laborious proportion their per month bills.
Names: Mohamed Rizwie (husband) & Fathima Maryam (spouse)
Ages: 41 & 39
Occupations: Taxi driving force & former home employee (now unemployed)
Reside with: Their 4 kids: sons Abdul Razzak (8) and Abdur Rahman (3), and daughters Eeman (6) and Sarah (1)
Reside in: A 50.5sq m (544sq feet) area down a slender boulevard in Narahenpita, a suburb of Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka.
Per month family source of revenue: 25,850 Sri Lankan rupees ($70) [Minimum monthly income needed by a family in Colombo – $201, according to Sri Lanka’s department of census and statistics]
General bills for the month: 31,629 Sri Lankan rupees ($86)