A total of 57,804 online quota of Arjitha Seva tickets are available for pilgrims for the month of November, said TTD EO Sri AK Singhal.
Before taking the calls from pilgrims during monthly “Dial your EO” program, the EO informed the pilgrims about the availability of Seva tickets in online quota.
“Among these tickets, those under electronic dip comprise 10,049 which includes Suprabhatam-7,269; Thomala-120; Archana-120; Astadalam-240; Nijapada-2,300 while the General online arjitha seva tickets are 47,725 which includes Kalyanotsavam-10,875; Unjal Seva-2,900; Arjitha Brahmotsavam-6,235; Vasanthotsavm-12,470; Sahara Deepalankaram-13,775 and Visesha Puja-1,500
The pilgrim caller poured in appreciation on TTD EO and his team for the new electronic dip system of allotment of arjitha Seva tickets.
DEVELOP AKHANDA HARINAMA SANKEERTANA PLATFORM ON THE LINES OF NADA NEERAJANAM
The stage of Akhanda Hari Nama Sankeertana in Tirumala should be declared on the lines of Nada Neerajanam, sought a pilgrim caller Sri Buchi Reddy from Warangal.
During the monthly “Dial your EO” programme a pilgrim caller requested the TTD EO to give boost to Akhanda Harinama Sankeertana, where the bhajans are being rendered by artistes hailing from different Telugu states 24X7. Replying the caller the EO said, he will look into the issue.
PROVIDE DEVOTIONAL CDs
Another caller Sri Siddharth from Vijayawada said , TTD is providing Mike sets on subsidy to temples in villages over representation from the concerned temple organisers. “In a similar manner, please distribute the CDs recorded by TTD also to the temples, so that we can play them during festivals”. Reacting to the caller, the EO assured him of positive initiative.
ENHANCE SECURITY ALONG FOOTPATHS
A pilgrim caller Sri Venu from Hyderabad suggested EO to improve security check along foot path routes. “Your vigilance sleuths are doing very good security check in all places. But improve the same in footpath routes also”, he added.
Answering the caller, the EO said, there is a dearth of security personnel. However he assured the pilgrim, that his suggestion is well taken and he will see the improvements soon.
ALLOW SINGLE OR COUPLE OF PERSONS FOR SRIVARI SEVA
A pilgrim caller Sri Ravi from Nizamabad sought the EO to allow single or two people for Srivari Seva voluntary service in Tirumala, for which the EO replied it is not possible and a team should have at least ten members for easy allocation of services and orientation.
ENHANCE CLEANLINESS AT SRIVARI PADALU
Another caller Sri Balaji from Tirupati brought to the notice of EO, to improve cleanliness in Srivari Padalu area in Tirumala. The EO replied him his suggestion well received.
CONSTRUCT KALYANA MANDAPAM IN SINGANUR
A pilgrim caller Syam Kumar from Karnataka sought the EO to construct a kalyana Mandapam in Singanur of Raichur district in Karnataka. The EO said it is not feasible at present.
IMPROVE QUALITY OF PANCHALOHA VIGRAHAMS
Pilgrim callers Sri Venkat Reddy and Sri Yadaiah informed EO to improve the standards of the Panchaloha vigrahas prepared by TTD as their faces are not clear. The EO said, he will look into the issue.
PERFORM KALYANAMS IN NORTH INDIA ALSO
A pilgrim caller Sri Srinivas from Hyderabad sought TTD EO to perform Kalyanams of Swamy vary in North India also for which the EO answered that TTD is doing Kalyanams as per the requests from devotees from that place in the country as well abroad.
PREVENT DEVOTEES FROM KEEPING CHAPPALS IN FRONT OF GOPURAM
A devotee Smt Kalavidya from Chennai brought to the notice of TTD EO that some pilgrims are leaving chappals in front of the temple at Tiruchanoor and it should be taken care of. The EO said necessary measures will be immediately taken to solve the issue.
ONLINE BOOKING FOR AGED
A devotee Uday Bhaskar from Visakhapatnam sought the EO whether any online booking provision for aged people also. The EO said, TTD is allocating specified Darshan slots to aged pilgrims, when the rush is lean.
IMROVE SEVAS IN TIRUCHANOOR
Sri Rajesh from Hyderabad sought the EO to improve the performance of sevas in Tiruchanoor for which the EO said he will pursue with the officials concerned.
ENGLISH SCROLLING ALSO
Dr Mayuri from Pune sought EO to scroll the information on SVBC in English also for the sake of non-Telugus, the EO said they pursue the issue. “You can also log on to our website to get the information”, he added.