Prathap C. Reddy
Prathap Chandra Reddy
5 February 1933
|Awards||Padma Vibhushan (2010)|
Padma Bhushan (1991)
Prathap Chandra Reddy (born 5 February 1933) is an Indian entrepreneur and cardiologist who founded the first corporate chain of hospitals in India, the Apollo Hospitals. India Today ranked him 48th in its 2017 list of India's 50 most powerful people.
Reddy was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1991 and received the Padma Vibhushan, which is India's second-highest civilian award, in 2010.
Reddy has four daughters including Preetha Reddy, Sangita Reddy, Suneeta Reddy (married to P Obul Reddy's son P. Dwarakanath Reddy) and Shobana Kamineni, all of whom are serving as directors in the Apollo Hospitals. Reddy's grand-daughter Upasana is married to Ram Charan, one of the most popular actors in Telugu cinema.
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