And the Legend Lives on….Mrs Sarojini B Shetty,
The Shinning Star of the Shetty Community & millions of people across the world was fondly remembered by legends & iconic personalities like Dr B R Shetty, Mr Manmohan Shetty, Mr S M Shetty, Mrs. Aishwarya Rai Bachan, Suniel Shetty, Shilpa Shetty & hundreds of celebrities & noted personalities for her noble social work. She was the Chairperson of Mahila Vibhag of Bunts Sangha (popularly known as Shetty Community) for the longest period and breathed her last on Sunday, June 16, 2019.
Mrs Sarojini B Shetty, a receipient of many National and International Awards, dedicated all her life for the upliftment of the downtrodden & for providing basic amenities like shelter (old age homes), food, education etc. She was also loved by the younger generation across the world as she passionately funded students who could not afford to pursue their educational interests.
Mrs. Sarojini Shetty encouraged and felicitated leading figures of the Shetty Community right from Dr B R Shetty, Chairman NMC and UAE exchange, Mr S M Shetty, Film producer Mr Manmohan Shetty, film personalities Aishwarya Rai Bachan, Suneil Shetty, Shilpa Shetty and many others.
Mrs Sarojini Shetty, an outstanding social worker, was very organised & had the passion to improve & enhance the quality of life of others all her life.
She will be loved, revered & remembered forever by not just her family members including her proud husband Mr Bhujanga Shetty, daughters Soni Hegde & Subi Mally, son in-laws Navin Hegde & Ranjit Mally, Grandsons Sovin Hegde, Samarth Hegde, Sidhanth Mally & Aditi Mally but also thousands of people whose life she touched through her selfless service.
Says her proud son-in-law & notable industrialist Mr. Navin Hegde – “Legends like Mrs. Sarojini Shetty never leave us but continue to inspire generations to follow.
By V Narsingh Rao