Mrs Leelaben Maganbhai Barot, the mother of Harshad Barot, the proprietor of Tirupati Development (U) Limited, a real estate and construction company has died, the family has announced.
According to Miraj Barot, the Managing Director of Tirupati Development (U) Limited, Mrs Maganbhai Barot was 94 years old at the time of his passing.
“Mother of Shri Harshadbhai Maganllal Barot has left this material body and departed for heavenly abode. Tirupati Family is grieved by the loss of their beloved mother. May her soul rest in eternal peace,” the family said in a death announcement seen by DailyExpress.
The deceased, Leela Barot, is survived by her son Harshad Barot and grandchildren Parul Barot, Miraj Barot, Kruti Barot and Juhi Barot. Her other son was the late Narendra Barot. Narendra’s children are Meenaben Barot, Mehulbahi Barot and Riddhiben Barot.
About Tirupati Family
The Tirupati family runs a not-for-profit organization supporting old people named after the late mother; Leela Foundation Uganda. Juhi Barot, the deceased’s granddaughter leads the philanthropic organization.
Leela Foundation has supported old people in Kampala, Jinja Karamoja, Mbale and other parts of the country. The Third Deputy Prime Minister, Rukia Nakadama recently recognized Leela Foundation for helping old people in the country.
The Tirupati Group owns and runs a string of housing and business complexes among which include; Namanve Shopping Center, Marina Portbell Apartments, Tirupati Bukoto Shopping Mall, Tirupati Heights, and Tirupati New Mazima.
Others are Tirupati Towers, Bugolobi Apartments, Mazima Shopping Mall I, Mazima Shopping Mall II, Tirupati Half London, Nkumba University Hostel, Owino Market, and Tirupati House.