Suriya donates Rs.6 lakh to dialysis foundation

IANS| Updated: Oct 10, 2013, 15:16 PM IST

Chennai: Tamil actor Suriya has donated Rs.6 lakh towards the purchase of dialysis machines.

"Suriya inaugurated a free dialysis centre by Tamil Nadu Kidney Research (TANKER) foundation in Sulur. He also donated Rs.6 lakh for the purchase of new dialysis machines," Suriya`s agent said.

The TANKER foundation, set up in 1993, helps provide affordable dialysis for economically backward people with the help of their subsidized units.

Suriya, who is currently enjoying the success of Tamil blockbuster `Singam 2`, is expected to start working in a yet-untitled Tamil project from November.