On the occasion of Gautam Adani’s 60th birthday and on his father Shantilal Adani’s 100th birthday on June 23, his family pledged Rs 60,000 crore to charity. This donation will be administered by the Adani Foundation and will be used for activities related to healthcare, education and skill development.
Gautam Adani made this announcement on Twitter and said that this contribution will help build an equitable, future ready India.
In response to this announcement, Azim Premji, the chairman of Wipro Limited said that this example should be followed during the peak of one’s business years without waiting for their sunset years.
This contribution intends to draw upon some of the brightest minds that have a passion to make a difference in the Adani Foundations journey.