Ch. Lakshmana Murthy and Ratnam R. of Visakhapatnam are the lucky winners of Zen Estilo cars in the bumper draw of Vaibhav Golden Child plan at a glittering function here on Sunday. Dame Luck smiled on the two in the draw from among 33,000 customers who paid Rs. 300 for 21 months.

The key for the car was handed over to Mr. Lakshmana Murthy by Vaibhav Group CMD Grandhi Manoj Kumar. “We have bought 10 tolas of gold but never won a prize but have been asked to continue in the scheme and this time it proved lucky,” ecstatic wife of Mr. Lakshmana Murthy said in a choked voice. The other winner Ratnam is a trader in Poorna Market. The winner was picked up by Chairman of Pydah Group of Institutions Pydah Krishna Prasad.

In the inaugural draw of Kohinoor purchase plan, V. Kasturi, K. Rama Devi and M. Padma won diamond jewellery worth Rs.1 lakh each. Monthly draws for four months from July with three members in each month winning diamond jewellery worth Rs.33,333 each. Lots for Sterling Silver Plan were also drawn.


It was announced that six more showrooms would be opened in the other cities of the State.

Mr. Manoj Kumar presented a cheque for Rs.2.25 lakhs to Rotary Club Vizag Couples president Hakim Mehdi towards education of poor children. Journalist and editor of Pramukhandhra Goteti Sri Rama Rao were honoured on the occasion.

Addressing the meeting, Mr. Manoj Kumar said the trust of customers had helped him grow from a 900 sft shop in 30,000 sft in 15 years. A total of one lakh customers joined the gold savings scheme.

Mr. Krishna Prasad said because of the jewellery mall the city’s fame spread up to Mumbai.

Anchoring by realty show anchor Sri Vidya and frenzied dance by realty show Aata Juniors finalists kept the audience engaged.

More In: Visakhapatnam