Nitharshini is a Sri Lankan with a UNHCR refugee status in Malaysia.
She was the very first person in TECH Outreach’s Women In Need programme and was given a loan of MYR1,000. With this loan that she received on 10 March 2010, she has grown her business into a successful enterprise. She is TECH’s most successful entrepreneur.
She’s the proof that anyone with the desire and discipline to become successful can be an entrepreneur who doesn’t need hand outs.
She used to run a cafe in Brickfields serving Sri Lankan cuisine. In 2015, Nitharshini was awarded Resettlement Status in Paris, France, and today runs a very successful Sri Lankan Cafe in Paris.She also operates a catering service.
Among the products that Nitharshini specializes in are:
Sri Lankan tea powder
Maasi sambol bottle
tin fish without sauce
Besides these, she also prepares cakes and pastries for birthdays and other occasions.