Shiv Nadar,Founder and chairman of technology major, HCL, has made a donation of Rs 1 crore to Lord Venkateswara hill shrine at nearby Tirumala. Mr Nadar handed over a demand draft of Rs. 1,00,00,001 to a temple official post offering prayer at the shrine. This was revealed by the Tirumala Tirupati Devasathanams (TTD) public relations officer T Ravi.
The officer further stated that Shiv Nadar requested Tirumala Tirupati Devasathanams which manages the shrine to employ the fund towards a hospital trust which is being run by it for physically handicapped people in Tirupati.