Hyderabadis bid adieu to 2016 with aplomb. Reservations were made and the wardrobe was set, well in advance. Many of the socialites were spotted at the Bang Bang New Year’s eve bash hosted by Anup Chandak, Sikander Daredia, Brij Bhutada and Rajeev Doshi at Novotel. The music got the revellers in the mood to dance sans inhibitions. First up was live music by Arun Gattu, followed DJs Harry and Navi Ahuja taking charge of the console. Also spotted at the do were, Koyal Chandak, Sonal Doshi and Shahee.As always, Secunderabad Club turned out to be a popular hotspot for ushering in 2017. Popular faces of the social circuit, Sabiha Ali, Shalini and Trushna Tibrewala were seen dancing with their partners into the wee hours.
Block 22 at Hitech City Road was packed with EDM lovers who wanted to groove to their favourites – Julius Voigtlander and Gregor Brechmann, the famous German duo of Jewelz and Sparks. Well-dressed ladies and dapper men took the dance floor by storm. Spotted at the do was actor Jyoti Sethi in a well-cut black dress. A spectacular show of lights and sound-effects was the highlight of the night.
Meanwhile, socialite Geet Gupta celebrated her 40th birthday with her close bunch of friends at Tikki Shack. Dancing to live music, posing for the shutterbugs and enjoying some quality time with the girl gang – that’s how Geet and her friends wrapped up their year and the party.
– Rina Hindocha (The writer is a yoga exponent
and co- founder of Touch a Life Foundation. She loves
connecting with people)