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Two-Time Record Holder Stars in New Pro-Vegetarian Campaign
For Immediate Release:November 30, 2012
Contact:Kaitlynn Kelly 202-483-7382
Delhi -- Holding his new baby boy, 96-year-old Ramajit Raghav—who, on
October 5, broke his own record as Guinness World Records' "World's
Oldest New Dad"—stars
in a brand-new ad campaign for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
(PETA) India. Shot by photographer Gaurav Sharma, the new ad shows
Raghav and his son Ranjit next to the words "Vegetarians Still Got It at
Age 96." PETA India plans to post the new campaign near fertility clinics
around the world. Broadcast-quality video footage of Raghav's interview is available upon request.
"I have been a vegetarian all my life, and I
credit my stamina and virility to my diet of vegetables and grains," says
Raghav. "Being a vegetarian is the secret to my strength and good
What makes vegetarians so healthy? For starters, meat
clogs arteries and slows blood flow to all the major organs—not just
the heart. Vegetarians are, on average, fitter and trimmer than meat-eaters
are. They're also less likely to be afflicted with heart disease, diabetes, and
of which are major health problems in the U.S. as well as in India. And since
each vegetarian saves the lives of more than 100 animals a year, their
consciences are lighter, too.
Raghav joins a growing list of athletes, actors, and
other notable figures—including
Shahid Kapoor, R Madhavan, Sonu Sood, Lara Dutta, Pankaj
Advani, Anil Kumble, and many others—who have teamed up with PETA India to promote healthy,
humane vegetarian meals.
For more information, please visit PETAIndia.com.
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