As the city went to polls albeit in marginal strength on Thursday, the fame meter ran superfast as who’s who of Orange City takes time off to ensure their right is exercised in favour of the leader they prefer. The well known faces made it a point to have their say on the voting day as they moved out of their cozy confines to brave the scorch, just for the sake of their franchise.
Joining the electorates were Shabbir Z Vali, Owner at Star Motors; Angadh J Arora, Director, Centre Point Group of Hotels; Ravi Agrawal, Chairman, L7 Group (www.raviagrawal.com); Lalit Kothari, Owner, Kothari Jewelers; Balaji Buty, President of Gondwana Club, his wife Geetanjali Buty; Naveen Verma, owner, Moonlight Photo Studio; Altaf H Vali, Owner, Altaf H Vali Showroom; Sanjeet ala Munna Jaiswal, Owner, M’s Repose; Vishnu Manohar, celebrity chef and owner of Vishnuji Ki Rasoi and various other renowned names from business community.
Also leading the pack were Secretary of Vidarbha Economic Development (VED) Council Shivkumar Rao, former journalist and PR professional Bhaskar Londhe, Principal of Smt. Manoramabai Mundle College of Architecture Ujjwala Chakradeo, renowned academician at LAD college Harsha Jharia and young professional and PRO at Orange City Waters (OCW) Sachin Dravekar.