Sudha Narayana Murthy made TTD board member
| Updated On: 2017-02-20 10:26:20.0 | Location :
The oath of office and secrecy was administered to Sudha Murthy inside the shrine by TTD Executive Officer D Sambasiva Rao.
Infosys Foundation chairperson and Padma awardee Sudha Narayana Murthy on Sunday was formally sworn in as a member of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board.
According to temple sources, the oath of office and secrecy was administered to Sudha Murthy inside the shrine by TTD Executive Officer D Sambasiva Rao.
On February 8, the Andhra government had issued a GO (government order) confirming the appointment under the AP Charitable and Hindu Religious Institutions and Endowments Act, 1987.
She replaces J Sekhar Reddy who was removed as a member of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) by the AP government on December 10 last year, following the seizure of huge cash and gold from his premises in Chennai.
Sudha Murthy who is a Masters in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, is a trustee of Infosys Foundation USA.
She was previously an engineer with Telco, which is now known as Tata Motors.