Cricket for a cause

Published: Dec 10, 2013, 00:56 IST | The Centrestage Team |

Gitanjali Group recently teamed up with television stars to support the BETI initiative

It was a unique team effort with participants from the television world, Gitanjali Group and event organiser, ViceVersa.

Anu Ranjan and Shashi Ranjan along with 3rd rock entertainment team


The intensely fought T20 celebrity exhibition cricket match ‘Powerplay Sports for Cause’ had one common winner -- Anu Ranjan’s NGO BETI.

Baba Siddique

The initiative supports women victims of acid attacks and otheratrocities. MLA Baba Siddique was the guest of honour. At the event, Anu Ranjan, founder, BETI said, “Incidents of crime against women are increasing by the day in our city.

Boxy Boyz team

We have to come together to fight this menace. BETI has already taken up the cause of acid attack victims such as Sonali Mukherjee and Lalita Ben Bansi.” Gitanjali Group has been an active supporter of the BETI initiative for many years, having organised different events to propagate and support the cause, including fashion shows at India International Jewellery Week. 

Yogesh Lakhani from Bright Outdoor Media felicitates Varun Badola as Shashi Ranjan looks on

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