Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Shri Amitabh Bachchan lauds IDF work

Indian Development Foundation has been selected as an NGO partner for the Rural Electrification Project through Solar Lamps.  The dream project is initiated by Harivanshrai Bachchan Trust and Urja Foundation.  The project was announced by Shri Amitabh Bachchan on his 71st Birthday and officially launched on 19th Nov. 2013 at Mumbai.

Shri Amitabh Bachchan presented a memento of appreciation from HBT and Urja Foundation to Dr. ARK Pillai, founder President, Indian Development Foundation for his leprosy eradication efforts in India.  He was greatly impressed and touched by Dr. Pillai's humanitarian work for over 4 decades. 

Dr. Narayan Iyer, CEO, IDF presented Dr. Pillai's biography `Hope on the Horizon' and congratulated the Legend for the dream project in powering rural India with solar lamps. IDF through its networking partners will take up the task of providing solar lamps in rural areas which are off-grid.

Seeking your blessings as we march on the path of providing light and happiness all around.


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