ENSURING FIRE SAFETY MEASURES- TTD CHAIRMAN
Tirupati, 24 March 2016: TTD Trust Board Chairman Dr ch krishnamurthy on Thursay evening said that TTD forest wing in coordination with forest authorities are equipped to check forest fires with concrete fire safety measures.
Addressing media persons in his camp office at Madhavanilayam rest house on Thursday evening he said the forest department has already developed fire safety measures by constructing forest lines in seshachala ranges which fall under TTD area.
“The temperatures in the mercury scale have already crossed 40 degrees and coming three to four months will be a big challenge for us. However our men are prepared with fire fighting measures”, he added.
Adding further he said TTD has taken up the task of developing lakes and the works are on war-footing. “Our aim is to enhance the ambience of the temple city and make it a role model spiritual centre”, he added.
Deputy Conservator of forests TTD Sri Sivaramprasad was also present.
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