The pilgrims reaching Tirumala and having darshan of Lord Venkateswara by trekking Alipiri and Srivari Mettu Foot path routes are expressing immense pleasure over the recently introduced slot-wise darshan, asserted TTD Tirumala JEO Sri K S Sreenivasa Raju.
After the review meeting with Engineering, Health, Radio and Broadcasting departments in Annamaiah Bhavan at Tirumala on Tuesday, speaking to media persons, the JEO said, “We have been providing the footpath pilgrims, a comfortable darshan with specific time slot within two and a half hours as assured by us. We have erected the flex boards both at Alipiri and Srivari Mettu with necessary information for the sake of pilgrims. Additional help desks will be placed at Alipiri and Galigopuram and also at Srivari Mettu starting point and at 1200th step. We will also utilise the services of Srivari Sevakulu at the required points. Continuous announcements are being made by Radio and Broadcasting department. The toilets in both the trek paths will be maintained properly by both health and engineering wings”, he added.