Tirumala, 9 March 2017: The demand for online quota of arjitha seva tickets have been increasing across the world as the NRI devotees from US, Dubai, Sri Lanka, Georgia are also booking the tickets.
It may be mentioned here that on every first friday at 11am, TTD releases online quota of Arjitha Seva tickets. Under the instructions of TTD EO Dr D Sambasiva Rao, the tickets are being released in a transparent manner and as a result the demand for these tickets have been garnering response even from overseas.
On March 3, TTD released 48,690 tickets including Suprabhatam -6,250, Thomala-130, Archana-130, Visesha Puja – 750, Astadalam- 80, Nijapadam-1,500, Kalyanotasavam- 10,875, Unjal Seva – 2,900, Arjitha Brahmotsavam- 6,235, Vasanthotsavam-5,590 and Sahasra Deepalankara Seva – 14,250. As per the available booking statistics as on March 8, in AP 11,637 tickets, TN-4093, TS-3595, Karnataka-3462, Maharastra-725, Gujrat-257, Kerala, 131, Orissa-92, Arunachal Pradesh-61, New Delhi-59, UP-51, Pondicherry-49, MP-38, WB-32, Rajasthan-15, Chattisgarh-12, Haryana-11, Bihar-6, Uttarakhan-5, Andaman-4, Jharkand-2, Jammu, Assom and Punjab states one each tickets have been booked by devotees from these places.
While from foreign countries over 155 tickets have been booked. Still 24195 tickets are available in online for the sake of devotees which includes 5296 Arjitha Brahmotsavams, 1438 Kalyanotsavams, 12368 Sahasra Deepalanakara Sevas, 443 Unjal Sevas and 4650 Vasanthotsavam tickets.
ISSUED BY THE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TTDs, TIRUPATI