Few months back Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty promoted Viaan Industries’ by launching new online poker website Poker Raj. Now they have announced that popular actresses Anita Hassanandani Reddy has been signed by them to promote their poker offering.
According to Poker Raj News, Poker has always been popular within the Bollywood circle with many A-listers expressing their love for the game. Anita too, has played her fair share of the skill-sport, participating at MatchIPL and numerous other poker events. So, this association just goes hand in hand.
It was further reported that Viaan Industries which has a strong presence in the real-money gaming sector is making its presence felt in the domestic poker map with PokerRaj and the online poker portal has already started making big waves within the industry has quite a few celebrity players indulging in their favourite skill sport – poker. The most recent addition – Anita Hassanandani, who has previously been associated with the Match Indian Poker League and was a part of the winning team of Season 1.
Anita Hassanandani who made her Bollywood debut in Subhash Ghai’sTaal has acted in numerous television serials and never shies away from expressing her love for the skill sport. Anita is quite active and well-known within the Indian poker circuit. Taking this into consideration, PokerRaj has signed her on as their Brand Ambassador with an aptly titled communication – Queen of Poker.
PokerRaj, the King of Poker has now found their Queen. Elaborating on their partnership Mrs. Anita Hassandani, said, ” I’ve always expressed my love for the sport of poker and now I’m even more excited to announce my partnership with PokerRaj. Poker is evolving in India and I’m happy to be a part of this growth story”.
Mr.RajKundra, Chairman & Managing Director, was also quoted saying, ” Anita is a positive vibrant person and quite a trooper! She has been a lucky charm at all our poker events and plays the sport well. We welcome her on as the Brand Ambassador of Poker Raj and we now have a queen of poker!”.
Other celebrities, apart from Hassanandani to have endorsed online poker in India include Sunny Leone, Arjun Rampal, Minissha Lamba, Chris Gayle, Ranvijay Singh and Vijender Singh
About Anita Hassanandani
Anita Hassanandani Reddy was born on 14 April 1981 and is an Indian actress who has acted in multilingual films and serials. Her first role was in the serial Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii (2001). Her debut in movies was in the Tamil movie Varushamellam Vasantham. Her Bollywood debut was in Subhash Ghai’s Taal (1999). In 2003 she became a household name as the lead Anjali in the hit television series Kkavyanjali. Currently, she is portraying the role of Shagun Arora in Ye Hai Mohabbatein and Vishakha in Naagin. Anita Hassanandani is married to corporate professional Rohit Reddy.