COIMBATORE: Department of Posts will release a special postal cover here on July 18 on K. Govindaswamy Naidu, founder of the K.G. Group of Institutions.
Pongalur N. Palanisamy, Minister for Rural Industries and Animal Husbandry, will be the chief guest. V. Rajarajan, Postmaster General, Western Region, will release the special cover.
According to a release from K.G. Hospital, Govindaswamy Naidu created a number of charitable trusts, educational institutions, hospitals and temples during his life time and donated to various charitable causes.
The business enterprises started by him now employ over 10,000 people and produce a turnover of over Rs. 2,000 crore.
The charitable ventures benefit over 2,000 students and more than 50,000 patients every year.