Mohanlal Raichand & Sons/ Mohit Diamonds Pvt Ltd, founded in 1916 by Mohanlal Raichand, a diamond trader from Palanpur, has completed 75 years as a De Beers Sightholder, making it the oldest client of the diamond mining giant among all current Sightholder companies.
After the long-awaited sports season finally started, the Palanpur Samaj Kendra Sports Committee took up a pending and very important task to finish – conducting the prize distribution ceremony of Sports Events held during the year 2019 -2020! Incidentally, the function was delayed by over two years due to the Covid Pandemic!
Two leading US-based Palanpuri diamantaires, Sandeep Shah and Tejas Shah, were recognized with ‘Business Leadership Awards” at the Jewelry Industry Symposium hosted by The Indian Diamond & Colorstone Association (IDCA) on Saturday, November 19th, 2022 at the Consulate of India, New York.
Prominent personalities from different fields, most of them with roots in Palanpur and Banaskantha, will preside over different events during the 75th anniversary celebrations of Vidyamandir Trust, Palanpur (WMT) which will be held on January 7-8, 2022.
Arnav Mehta, MD, Blue Star Diamonds was recently featured in The CEO Magazine, which is presented as a premier business and luxury publication with tailored editions for seven geographic regions.
Pranay Mehta, MD & CEO of the 110-year old jewellery design house Thakorlal Hiralal was recently felicitated during the Global Marketing Excellence Awards held on November 22 in Mumbai along with the 9th World Marketing Congress. Pranay was awarded recognition among the ‘Most Influential Marketing Leaders’.
Russell A. Mehta, India Managing Director of Rosy Blue has recently been appointed as a member of the Board of Governors of the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), a leading name in the field of gemmology research, testing and education. The appointment of Mehta to this prestigious post was announced at the Board meeting on November 15, 2022.
Smt Kalavati Dhirajlal Mehta (age 98) passed away in Mumbai on 25 Nov 2022
Shri Manoj Bagmalbhai Mehta (age 73) passed away in Mumbai on 23 Nov 2022
Shri Rajivbhai Jayantilal Mehta (age 61) passed away in Mumbai on 16 Nov 2022