Hat’s off Kalayanasundaram
Kalayanasundaram worked as a Librarian for 30 years. Every month in his 30 year of working life, he donated his entire salary to help the needy.
He worked as a server in a hotel to meet his needs. He donated even his pension amount of about Rs 10 Lakh to the needy.
He is perhaps the first person in the world to spend his entire earnings for a social cause.
In recognition to his service, (UNO)United Nations Organisation adjudged him as one of the Outstanding People of the 20th Century.
An American organisation honored him with the ‘Man of the Millennium’ award. He received a sum of Rs 30 cores as part of this award which he distributed entirely for the needy as usual.
Moved by his passion to help others, Super Star of Souther India cinema Rajinikanth adopted him as his father.
He still stays as a bachelor and dedicates his life in service of the poor in society.