Azim Premji Of Wipro Donates Almost Half Of His Shares To Charity: 53,284 Cr

With great power, comes great responsibility as well. Being rich entitles you with the task of serving and taking care of the less fortunate in the society.

Azim Premji is one such human being who leads by example.

Azim Premji Of Wipro Donates Almost Half Of His Shares To Charity: ₹ 53,284 CroresSource

Mr Premji lives a highly simple life, contrary to the huge amount of resources available to him. To many, it didn’t come as a surprise when he announced that he would donate half of his Wipro stake for charity.

Well the exact figure that Premji has donated is a whopping sum of Rs. 53,284 crores.

Azim Premji Of Wipro Donates Almost Half Of His Shares To Charity: ₹ 53,284 CroresSource

Mr Premji was considered the ‘most generous Indian’ of 2014, according to the Hurun India Philanthropy List.

He has also stated in the report that economic value is sustainable only if created on a foundation of ethics and responsibility.

Azim Premji Of Wipro Donates Almost Half Of His Shares To Charity: ₹ 53,284 CroresSource

Azim Premji stands forth as an example for the future generation. Please take a well-deserved bow sir!

What say, folks?