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Minakshi Achan and Mahesh Chauhan part ways.

The duo had co-launched Salt Brand Solutions back in 2011. Now, Achan has opted out

Minakshi Achan has opted out of Salt Brand Solutions, a creative agency she co-founded three years back, along with Mahesh Chauhan.

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