She's easily the most recognised academicians of Mumbai and just as well known for the many initiatives as the Principal of HR College as her eventful stint as Sheriff. While Indu Shahani has always advocated adding some glamour to her profession, her own sartorial choices have almost invariably been restricted to saris - she's been wearing them to work for 37 years now.
But just when we'd gotten used to seeing her play safe even at social events, we were somewhat susprised to spot her making a wonderfully radical departure from the tried and tested at a recent art evening hosted by Harsh Goenka. To her credit, she carried off the black and white polka dot skirt with as much elan as her usual designer silks. Pretty cool.