Meet the King of Bling

An interesting article reported on BBC news (Mumbai) today about a man who has an obsession with gold!  Bombay resident is willing to fork out quarter of a million on a gold shirt. I bet he will be glowing in the dark.

“Gold goes in any gate except heaven’s”

Why spend $250,000 on a gold shirt?

By Rajini Vaidyanathan BBC News, Mumbai

Composite image showing Datta Phuge wearing his gold shirt, a gold handbag and a close-up photograph of Phuge's hands, bearing several rings

An Indian man has bought one of the world’s most expensive shirts, made with more than 3kg of gold and worth $250,000. His is an extreme case of an Indian obsession with the precious metal

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