Since then he has never looked back and successfully established 16 small and medium enterprises in Guntur itself with a sales turnovers to the tune of Rs.400 corers. This Group of Industries is now popularly known as “Tulasi Group”. Tulasi Prabhu received 4 National awards between 2003 and 2011 trough the hands of “The Presidents of India” for best Management practices, best quality products and Research and development in Seed technologies.He also received many awards from the Chief Minsters of Andhra Pradesh and FAPCCI, most noted of them is the award for “Corporate Social Responsibility” awarded by hands of Sri. N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, C.M., Andhra Pradesh.
Mr.Prabhu received a scholarship from the Government for doing his B.Tech in IIT. He believes that poor meritorious students need financial assistance from public as well. So Mr.Prabhu started awarding scholarships to poor meritorious students in 1995-96. Since then, nearly 20,000 poor meritorious students of all castes and religions have received scholarships trough the trust “KRISHNADEVARAYA AID FOR POOR AND UNDERPRIVILEGED”.
Mr. Tulasi Ramachandra Prabhu, Chairman of Tulasi Group of Companies, started a small scale industry for manufacturing corrugated boxes in Guntur in the year 1977 under Technocrats Scheme introduced by Andhra Pradesh Govt. Since then Mr. Prabhu never looked back and he established 16 Small and Medium enterprises in Guntur while achieving a sales turnover to the tune of Rs.400 crores.
Now these group of companies are popularly known as “Tulasi Group”.
Since the last 35 years,Tulasi Group has expanded into various fields, by setting up businesses with social responsibility as a primary goal. Today, as a group, we have created employment for over 1500 people throughout the nation, mostly in rural areas.With a goal of developing responsible citizens to the society, we have established “Krishnadevaraya Aid” trust through which we provide few crores worth of scholarships to poor and meritorious students every year.
Tulasi Ramachandra Prabhu
Tulasi has also achieved the status of being a household name among the farming (mostly cotton) community, by providing high quality and reliable seeds for cultivation through Tulasi Seeds Pvt. Ltd.Now, with the sense of an even higher social responsibility, we are starting Tulasi News to present 24 x 7 Telugu news to each household, in a unbiased and informative fashion. This channel stands FOR the TRUTH, FOR the PEOPLE, and FOR the COUNTRY. We appreciate your support in helping Tulasi News to guide our society in the right direction for a better future of our country.