TTD TO DISPATCH “UGADI GREETINGS” TO DONORS
Tirumala, 25 March 2014: As a token gesture to the multitude donors who have contributed towards various schemes and trusts run by TTD as a part of their faith in Lord Venkateswara, TTD is all set to dispatch “Ugadi Greetings” said Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju.
Addressing media persons in Donor Cell at Tirumala on Tuesday, the JEO said, TTD has started this noble gesture during last year. “We have almost 28500 donors across the country who have contributed their largesse. In a token gesture, we will send “Sri Jaya Nama Samvatsara Ugadi” greetings along with a vermilion packet of Goddess Padmavathi and Mahaprasadam packet of Lord Sri Venkateswara to them which will reach their respective destinations before Ugadi”, he added.
He said, during last financial year TTD has received about 44cr in the form of donations to its various trusts while this year by the end of January itself the donations have crossed over 51cr. He said the donor cell will soon be shifted to Adiseshu Guest house for the convenience of the donors. “The donors who have contributed more than Rs.5lakhs will also be given Swiping cards”, he added.
Donor Cell Deputy EO Sri Rajendrudu was also present.
ISSUED BY TTDS PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI