HR-MINISTER AUCTIONS GIFTS - Haryana min raises Rs 2.5 cr after auctioning gift items
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Chandigarh, Jan 14 (PTI) In a noble step, Haryana minister Vipul Goel today raised Rs 2.5 crore by auctioning the gifts and mementos received by him during his tenure.
The amount will be donated to the Prime Minister's National Relief fund, an official release said.
The initiative 'I for Humanity' was held in Faridabad, it said.
"A sum of more than Rs 2.5 crore was collected from the auction by Vipul Goel, which he decided to donate to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund," the release said.