Bal Bhavan to get Rs 2 cr

 Infosys Foundation chairperson Sudha Murthy on Thursday said that she will give Rs two crore to Bal Bhavan Society in Cubbon Park for improving its architecture and making it more attractive. 

Speaking to media after donating a bus to Bal Bhavan, she said: “I have asked the officials to prepare a plan and tell me what is required. I have decided to give Rs two crore to them.”

The Foundation is also giving three buses to the Kannada and Culture Department for Bal Bhavans in Bidar, Dharwad and Udupi.

The buses will be used during cultural programmes. Kannada and Culture Minister Umashree lauded the efforts of the Foundation. Udupi MLA Pramod Madhavraj and Bal Bhavan Society secretary N Pankaja were present.