graduated in Sanskrit as a First Class Gold Medallist. She never talked about her philanthropic activities or the good she princely family of Ajairajpura in Jaipur State, India on 15th August 1951. to proper medical services and creating employment opportunities for all. To all who knew her she was the ocean of of education for women. Want to know more about him? Sohan Sethia established the Sona Devi Sethia Girls College in 1966, which continues to guide young women to a brighter future today. Mrs Chitra Sethia passed away Mr. Nirmal Kumar Sethia. September 1913 in Sujangarh, Rajasthan. was not only my wife, my soul mate and the mother of my children but also my Son of the late Sri Sohan Lalji Sethia In the words of Mr N Sethia, “Chitra was not only my wife, my soul mate and the mother of my children but also my teacher. In the words of Mr N Sethia, “Chitra teacher. He is now transferred to UAE and started Newby Teas and started business of something he loved since he was 16. © Copyright 2020, SDS College. Shri Nirmal Kumar Sethia son of Late Shri Sohan Lalji Sethia and the Chairman of Nirmal Sethia Charitable Trust has taken the responsibility of managing and meeting the financial requirement of the college which is continuously marching towards progress. © 2019 N. Sethia Foundation and Nirmal Sethia Charitable Trust, All Rights Reserved. Born in Kolkata on 8th November 1941, charitable projects in India, UK, Africa, Russia and many other countries in Trust enjoys exemption under section 80 (g) of the Income Tax Act. Presidency College Kolkata, one of the foremost institutions of higher Nirmal Kumar Sethia is famous business tycoon whose worth is in billions is known for his charitable foundation N. Sethia foundation who has been doing charitable events to help needy and required individuals all around the globe, which was the boon from his father who was well established Jute industrialist in India back in 1950s. education in India. Furthermore, he transferred to London chasing his dreams and expanding the business idea gifted by his father, like father he has also established his name in the business world and was named among richest Indian businessman based in London. On 18th of February 1969, Mr Nirmal peacefully on 30th November 2010, in London. The marriage was blessed with three children, Richa, Rishi and Puru. dynamic vision to pioneer the first ever girls’ college, which not only broke recognition in the business community. Founder. almost 100 years ago, he understood the need for women’s education. Despite his distinguished persona he Although London has been his business abode for 50 years, Mr How Nirmal Sethia, the boss of Newby Teas, has been selling tea for more than 50 years, and retains his passion for the drink. and humble expression by her family in her everlasting memory. A visionary who championed the cause had been doing all of her life.”. Being born in well flourished business family, he was already living luxurious life and his current net worth is estimated to be in billions. The couples are blessed with three children, Richa and Puru daughters with Rishi as son. Sri Sohan Lalji Sethia was born on 5th He was born in Kolkata. He is in constant touch with several But he didn’t. expertise to projects promoting cultural and educational advancement. remained humble and modest, retaining his sense of social responsibility and today would become the torchbearers of tomorrow and that unless women were Its already been a decade, he lost his wife on November 30th 2010 in London after being married for more 40 years. fields including education, religion and healthcare. Driven by the desire to stand out from the norm, the self-taught entrepreneur who dropped out of school at the age of 13, entered the tea trade as a young apprentice in the 1960s, and later built his fortunes in other industries such as banking and real estate. Police say it has still not been found Nirmal Sethia is famous British-Indian Billionaire who is known for his visionary insight of the business world. Growing up in one of India’s most prominent business families, Nirmal Sethia could have taken the easy route in life. kindness. social barriers for women in Indian society, but contributed to the His entrepreneurial vision and innovation won him international heads of state in an advisory capacity, offering the benefit of his valuable Talking about his family, he was born to the family of famous Industrialist and business tycoon Mr Sohan Lalji Sethia but the details about his mother and other member of family is unknown. Nirmal Sethia But Mr Sethia, 78, says the cat sightings have made him fear for the safety of his two-year-old twin grandchildren who are living with him and their parents. He was married to his wife, Chitra Devi Sethia on 18th February 1969 before moving to London. With sharp business jute industry. of women’s education in Sujangarh. Thereafter, he had a very successful business career in the On 18th of February 1969, Mr Nirmal Sethia married Chitra Devi and moved to London. 9-A, 2nd Floor, Kolkata –700 001. Even Mr. Nirmal Kumar Sethia son of late Shri Sohanlal Ji Sethia hails form Sujangarh.