Shiv Nadar donated Rs5.6 crore every day in FY23, Rohini Nilekani set new benchmark for philanthropic giving

This Article First Appeared In The Forbesinda On Nov 3, 2023

The annual EdelGive Hurun India Philanthropy List 2023, which released on November 2, shows that HCL co-founder Shiv Nadar retained his top spot as India’s most generous philanthropist, donating Rs2,042 crore in FY23, which is roughly Rs5.6 crore every day. His focus areas are education, art and culture. He is followed by Azim Premji, Wipro’s founder-chairman, who donated Rs1,774 crore.

The list features 119 philanthropists who cumulatively donated Rs8,445 crore in FY23, up by 59 percent compared to last year, and 200 percent compared to three years ago.

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