Hyderabad, July 20 (INN): BR Shetty, an NRI based in Abu Dhabi, has been appointed as the Brand Amaravati Ambassador.
Shetty promised to put in an investment of Rs 12,600 crore in the new capital. Shetty, who was earlier instrumental in building the Abu Dhabi capital, has entered into an agreement with the AP government on the Amaravati plans, sources informed.
The NRI businessman told the media that he would be marketing Brand Amaravati during his tours round the world and he would be invite investors in Amaravati.
Shetty is the recipient of Padmasree award in 2009. He is the CEO of the Abu Dhabi-based New Medical Centre Group of Companies. (INN)