TTD, The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, has limited the VIP darshan on December 23, 24, 2012 (Vaikunta Ekadasi & Vaikunta Dwadasi) to provide hassle-free darshanam for common devotees.
As per the officials of TTD, VIPs would be allowed only two hours from 3 AM to 5 AM on both the days. And they also said that VIPs should bring their ID cards for darshan and accommodation.
TTD officials said that only six tickets will be issued for darshan for one VIP.
For the devotees who trek from Alipiri will get tickets from December 21 midnight. And those using Srivari Mettu route will get tickets from 6 AM on December 22.
As per the version of TTD, there will be no privilege darshan on Vaikunta Ekadashi day.