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IN People ON 07 May, 2016
Politician Mr. Pankaj Prakash Parakh enters the Guinness Book of World Records and the Limca Book of Records.
Let's find it out what unique he has done, and for what he is so popular!
He is a school dropout, he has made his fortune from his garment fabrication business.
Whenever he ventures the streets of Yeola, 260 km from Mumbai, women stare at him and men glare at him as he is adorned with so much gold.
He wore a gold shirt worth Rs 1.3 crores with 7 gold buttons.
The shirt was designed by Bafna Jewellers, and executed by Shanti Jewellers at Parel in Mumbai, where 20 select artisans spent 3,200 hours to prepare it. He said that the gold used in the shirt is of 18-22 carat.
He carries more gold than his wife. He has 2 children and his family does not like his gold-craze very much.
In 1982, he launched his independent garment business, he also got into politics.
He helps in charity, and also offers volunatry services.