TTD CANCELS ROYALTY ON GOODS
Tirumala, 23 Feb 2015: With an aim to provide the goods, articles and beverages which are being sold at Tirumala at MRP rates to pilgrims, TTD EO Dr D Samba Siva Rao has taken a decision to cancel royalty on these items.
Reviewing with the officials in TTD administrative building over this issue, the EO said, henceforth the shopkeepers will have to collect only MRP rates on the goods and other articles as specified on the object.
Meanwhile TTD has taken this decision in wake of the complaints and appeals poured in to cancel royalty on the goods that are being sold to pilgrims. TTD has also taken legal opinion from the experts and taken a decision to cancel royal.
The EO also instructed TTD Vigilance and Revenue officials to see that the shopkeepers sell the goods as per the MRP rates only to pilgrims without collecting additional charges.
ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI