Lesser known facts about Vijay Mallya: The beleaguered businessman/ fugitive

Chaitra Anand

From being born with a silver-spoon in his mouth, to becoming a successful businessman and politician, and finally a fugitive! Vijay Mallya’s flamboyance and arrogant disposition knew no bounds.

Trouble continues to brew for the beleaguered businessman whose assets worth €1.6 million were seized in France by the The Enforcement Directorate (ED) under the anti-money laundering act on Dec 4, 2020.

Here’s a closer look at how it all began for Mallya and some lesser known facts about his personal life and lifestyle. And notwithstanding his fall, there’s no denying that he was the ‘King of good times’ for as long as it lasted!