TIRUMALA, 24 Jun. 15: Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju on Wednesday reviewed with all HoDs on the Salakatla and Navaratri Brahmotsavams at Annamaiah Bhavan in Tirumala.
The JEO said, as there are twin Brahmotsavams this year, there will be distribution of pilgrims for both the occasions. “But there will be a considerable increase in number of pilgrims during Navarathri Brahmotsavams as they occur during Dussera holidays”, he maintained.

He instructed the HoDs of Temple, Vigilance, Health, Annaprasadam, PR, HDPP, medical and engineering wings to gear up and chalk out an action plan in connection with Brahmotsavams as there is ample of time for making arrangements for the big religious fete.

The JEO said there will be a trial-run of Suryaprabha Vahanam on August 7 and model Garuda Seva on August 29 and the cleaning of Nityakatla Samarpana and Visesha Samrpana jewels should be completed on September 10. “Before these dates all the works of respective departments should be completed and all the departments should get ready for trial run on Pournami Garuda Seva”, he maintained.

The JEO also directed the concerned departments to effectively utilise the services of Srivari sevakulu, scouts and guides, NCC cadets during both Brahmotsavams.

Later the JEO also reviewed on the operational plan of buses on ghat roads, garden wing, dairy farm, Potu, Kalyanakatta and other departments.

TTD CE Sri Chandrasekhar Reddy, SEs Sri Ramachandra Reddy, Sri Ramesh Reddy, DyEOs Sri Chinnamgari Ramana, Sri Rama Rao, Smt Baby Sarojini, GM Sri Sesha Reddy and other HoDs were also present.