TVS group MD donates Rs 1 cr to TTD hospital trust

By PTI Published on Feb 16, 2018 03:03 PM IST

Tirupati: An industrialist from Tamilnadu has made an offering of Rs 1 crore at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala in Tirupati, with a request to use the donation for a temple-run trust for handicapped.

"The devotee, Shobhana Ramachandhran, managing director, TVS Srichakra Limited, Madurai, handed over the bank DD of Rs 1 crore to K S Srinivasa Raju, joint executive officer, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, that governs the temple," temple sources said.

"Last week, Chennai-based Sri Guru Chandrikananda Samiti Trust had donated Rs 1 crore with a request to utilise the offering for a temple-run Vedic Trust," the sources said.