Moradabad: Medical practitioner Dr. Arvind Goyal has donated his entire property worth Rs.600 crores to the Uttar Pradesh government to help the poor.
Speaking to the media, Dr. Goyal said that he had taken this decision about 25 years ago.
It can be noted that he had adopted 50 villages of Moradabad and provided free education, better treatment, and other facilities to the people during the lockdown.
He has received various accolades from the Centre and the state for his social service.
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Dr. Goyal has also been honoured by the current President of India Ram Nath Kovind and three former presidents namely Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam, Pratibha Devi Patil, and Pranab Mukherjee.
(With inputs from IANS)