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Presenting Mr.Richard Carvalho
RICHARD GARAGE, Marol, Mumbai.
We are happy to introduce Mr. Richard Carvalho,
proud son of Barkur through our website who was instrumental in uniting
Barkurians' residing in Mumbai through his wast contacts and
influence he had. Mr.Carvalho, born on 25.10.1940 was the 3rd son
of Late Mr. Boniface Carvalho and Late Mrs. Severine Carvalho.
He completed his primary education at
Mary knoll Higher Primary
later joined National High School (Now NPUC) and continued up to
8th std. He left to Mumbai during 1954 and continued
his education till Metric (SSLC) at St. Anne's High School.
He had a vision during
his journey towards Mumbai that he
should do something, start a way of his own, should give
employment to some people......"haven ek manis jaije".......so
he started his garage life at Mumbai in
1961 at Bachchu Garage at Agripada till 1967. Within 7 years he could prove
his ability in the garage life and
found a place at Sewri to lay foundation on 1st January 1968,to his thought
manis jaije". For this premises he paid a rent of Rs. 125/-
per month. He had with him about Rs. 1250 (hard earned money) which
could change the direction
of his life. From there it was no looking back for him. In the year 1975
he bought the present
premises which is situated at
Andheri East at Marol. Customers used to seek his services
and satisfied customers
were his advertisers. Now he owns the Telco Authorised Service Center (TASC) for the automobile gaint TELCO . He is
employing about a strong and dedicated staff of 70 at his state of the art
workshop RICHARD GARAGE.
Today he remembers
that Mr. Vincent D’Almeida, Mr. Archibald Furtado, Mr. Lawrence
Sequeira and Mr. Ivan Rebello
came for his visit with a purpose of
starting St. Peter's
Association (Barkur), Mumbai.
a get together of Barkurians' residing in Mumbai at Preetam Hotel
which was a starting step towards the formation of S P A.
Mr. Carvalho married
in the year 1970 to Celine Florine Banz
(D/o Mr. Simon Peter
Banz and Mrs. Veronica Banz) of Matapady, Brahmavar. They are
blessed with 3 children, (late)
Mr. Kevin (who expired in the
year 1997) Mr. Dev Kiran Boniface, married on 9th December 2001
with Ms. Charlotte and
daughter Miss Sarina Malita who is in her 2nd year
Yes, successful in his
life Mr. Carvalho is a happy, satisfied person. He says not to miss any
ever small, as it
may change the direction of one’s life. Proud parishioners are
honouring Mr. Richard Carvalho on Sunday the 26th May 2002 in
the leadership of Rev.
D'Souza and we all at www.amchenbarkur.com wish him the very best in his
"HANV EK MANIS
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