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Lunch with Rakesh Jhunjhunwala auction attracts record bid of Rs 14.02 lakh on eBay.in

The charity auction of a lunch with legendary investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, hosted on eBay.in, has closed at Rs 14.02 lakh. According to eBay India, the Rakesh Jhunjhunwala charity auction has surpassed the previous milestones of the Coaching Camp with Sachin Tendulkar and Lunch with Amitabh Bachchan highest bid record at Rs 12 lakh and Rs 10.02 lakh respectively.

The charity auction of a lunch with legendary investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, hosted on eBay.in, has closed at Rs 14.02 lakh. According to eBay India, the Rakesh Jhunjhunwala charity auction has surpassed the previous milestones of the Coaching Camp with Sachin Tendulkar and Lunch with Amitabh Bachchan highest bid record at Rs 12 lakh and Rs 10.02 lakh respectively.

The auction to win a private lunch session with Rakesh Jhunjhunwala started at Rs 1,001 on October 26, 2010 and ended on November 2, 2010. The auction ended with 90 bids from India, Hong Kong and Germany and 6,683 unique visitors. The bidding was won by Baroda-based stock market advisor Anirudh Sethi. The proceeds of the auction will go to Children’s Movement for Civic Action (CMCA).

“It’s a social and a charitable contribution and also an opportunity to meet a charismatic person like Mr Jhunjhunwala,” 39-year-old Anirudh Sethi has said. “It was a chance of a lifetime and I had no particular upper limit in my mind. There are many things that I will ask him – is his stock-picking just hard work or his destiny?” [Source: Economic Times]

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