The Founder Chancellor, SRM University, Chennai, Dr. T.R. Parivendhar, met the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi personally and handed over a demand draft for Rs. 1 Crore towards the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund. Dr. N. Sethuraman, Registrar, SRM University, Mr. Ravi Pachamoothoo, Chairman, SRM Group and Prof. P. Satyanarayanan, President, SRM University were also present during the occasion.
The Prime Minister National Relief Fund is utilized primarily to render immediate relief to families of those killed in natural calamities like floods, cyclones and earthquakes, etc. and to the victims of the major accidents and riots. This kind gesture of the management of SRM is much appreciated.