Category Archives: Bombay Parsi Panchayat

Fate of Rs 22 Lacs in Cash in BPP CEO’s Cupboard

The Mumbai Samachar asks about the status of the Rs 22 lacs that was found in the BPP CEO’s cupboard. The community is aware that cash of more than Rs. 22 lakhs was found in September 2014 in late CEO Mehli Colahs cupboard which on an unanimous complaint of all the then seven Trustees was…

ZYNG Speaks Up.

ZYNG Speaks Up.

‘We will continue ZYNG’ing’ For 7 years ZYNG has served society and our community, working tirelessly for the positive growth of our community youth. We are now the largest youth body of our community anywhere in the world, encompassing more than four thousand youth between the ages of 15 – 40. Despite what some say…

Bombay Parsi Punchayet cuts ties with youth wing ZYNG

The Bombay Parsi Punchayet (BPP) is the talking point once again in the community after its board of trustees cut ties with its youth wing Zoroastrian Youth for Next Generation (ZYNG). Article by Ashutosh Shukla | DNA India ZYNG was formed in December 2009 by former board of trustees of the BPP. Back then, ZYNG…

A Trust deficit that needs to be bridged urgently: Noshir Dadrawala

Politics is too serious a matter to leave to politicians. Rightly did Federick Lewis Donaldson in a sermon at Westminster Abbey, London, on March 20, 1925 say: “The Seven Social Sins are:1. Wealth without work.2. Pleasure without conscience.3  Knowledge without character.4. Commerce without morality.5. Science without humanity.6. Worship without sacrifice and 7. *Politics without principle.*…

Hormuz Mehta Speaks About The Recent Fracas

Below is a message we have received from Hormuz D. Mehta. Hormuz writes… When I got married earlier this year, I gave a commitment to my wife that I would not embroil myself in BPP politics, especially after seeing my father toil away 21 years of his life only to get falsely maligned by a…

Kersi Randeria Speaks About The Recent Fracas

Below is a message we have received from Kersi Randeria, BPP Trustee. Kersi writes… I am a Trustee of the Bombay Parsi Punchayet, and I believe in and am committed to upholding the dignity of this position entrusted to me by my community as also to the august platform – the BPP. At no cost…

‘Unwelcome visitor’ mars BPP press meet

‘Unwelcome visitor’ mars BPP press meet

High drama ensued yesterday at Churchgate Garware Club’s fifth floor party room during a Bombay Parsi Panchayat (BPP) press conference. BPP chairman Yezdi Desai and others trustees had organised the meet to expose financial impropriety by former chairman Dinshaw Mehta. Article By Hemal Ashar | Mid-Day Trustees claimed, Dinshaw had taken ’25 lakh in cash…