Birthday present

IN Media Watch Briefs | 06/01/2009

On the latest talk show "First Ladies" on NDTV┬┐s Good Times, Nita Ambani in her clipped accent exclaimed that the Rs. 250 crore luxury jet was not her birthday present. The real gift, she quipped, was a film on her life specially commissioned by husband dear. Wonder what the other Ambani Bahu with a yatch worth Rs. 200 crore for a present will have to say.



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