Chidambaram, his wife & family have assets worth Rs 95 crore

first_imgMumbai, May 31 (PTI) Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram (70), his wife and family have total assets worth Rs 95 crore, according to the affidavit filed by him today to contest the Rajya Sabha election.Chidambaram filed his nomination papers for biennial elections to Rajya Sabha from Maharashtra.According to his affidavit, filed in 22 pages before the Returning Officer, he and his family have movable properties worth Rs 54.30 crore while he and his family own immovable properties worth Rs 41.35 crores.He showed a total income of Rs 8.58 crore for the year 2014-15 while his spouse (Nalini Chidambaram) showed income of Rs 1.25 crore for the same period during the filing of income tax return.Chidambaram has movable properties of Rs 42.95 crore and immovable properties worth Rs. 4.25 crore. His wife Nalini Chidambaram is the owner of movable properties worth Rs 11.23 crore and immovable properties worth Rs 25.03 crore.He has shown Rs 3.50 lakhs cash in hand and his wife has cash in hand Rs 1.24 lakh. He has bank accounts in 13 branches of different banks spanning from Chennai to New Delhi to Karnataka while Nalini has six bank accounts in different places.Under the details of movable assets, the affidiavit says Chidambaram posseses 32 gram gold (worth Rs 87,232) and 3.25 carat diamond worth Rs 97,500. His wife has 1.43 kg gold (worth Rs 39.17 lakh) and 52 kg silver worth Rs 20.46 lakh and 76.61 carat diamond of Rs 22.98 lakh.He has one Honda and one Skoda car while his wife is having Toyota Innova car.Under the details of immovable assets, Chidambarams affidavit says he has said that he bought 38.72 acres land in 1994 for Rs 25.16 lakh in Karnataka and thereafter developed it by investing another Rs 3.77 lakh into it and the current market value of this piece of property is Rs 1.93 crore, according to the affidavit.advertisementHis Hindu Undivided Family (HUF) movable properties are worth of Rs 11.86 lakhs while immovable properties are having monetary values of Rs 12.07 crore, according to his affidavit in which Chidambaram has described himself as a senior Advocate in the Supreme Court and his wife as a senior Advocate in the Madras High Court.He does not have Facebook account but is active on the Twitter. PTI APM KRK PALlast_img read more

Today Jim Justice chairmanowner of The Greenbri

first_imgToday, Jim Justice, chairman/owner of The Greenbrier, announced key plans for the new casino as the momentum at the resort continues to grow. Justice introduced the vice president of casino operations and unveiled the location for an interim casino. In addition, he shared preliminary schematics of the casinos design, as prepared by Shope Reno Wharton of South Norwalk, CT.“We are so excited about the plans for the new casino. It will be a truly spectacular facility, very elegant, and unlike anything anyone has seen before,” said Justice.Todd Fishon, a gaming industry leader with 23 years of experience, was introduced as vice president of casino operations for The Greenbrier. Fishon began his career at the Showboat Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City , New Jersey and opened Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Connecticut . Later, he joined Sol Casinos in Tucson , Arizona as director of operations.“We will integrate five-star service throughout the casino and resort, something that is very rare within the industry. Our guests are going to have an incredible experience, one that will set a new standard for luxury gaming destinations,” said Fishon.The award-winning architectural firm of Shope Reno Wharton, known for designing high-end homes and commercial projects such as libraries, museums and golf clubhouses, presented Justice and Fishon with ini­tial drawings on Tuesday. One of the key architects on the project is Michael Oliver McClung, a native of Lewisburg.The interior of the casino will be designed by Craig J. Smith and Christina H. Romann of C2 Limited De­sign Associates, who captured the rustic beauty of The Greenbrier Sporting Club Lodge and the classic ele­gance of The Greenbriers theatre corridor and North Entrance foyer. As recognized leaders in the luxury design market, they are known for their signature style of creating classic designs for the modern lifestyle.Justice plans to break ground on the casino in the near future, with an opening slated for April 1, 2010. In the meantime, Greenbrier guests and members will be able to enjoy this new amenity, including slot and table games, in a temporary venue, 38*80, a lounge in the resorts Virginia Wing. The facility’s projected opening date is September 15.www.greenbrier.comlast_img read more