Convert foreign currency offerings immediately: TTD EO

EO Anil Kumar Singhal speaking to officials at a meeting held in TTD administrative building in Tirupati on Monday
Necessary initiatives should be taken to account the foreign currencies offered by devotees in Hundi by converting them into Indian currency, directed TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal. While reviewing with senior officials at TTD administrative building on Monday, the EO said, this issue should be immediately negotiated with AP Resident Commissioner at New Delhi by authorities concerned.

Towards the construction of new Boondi Complex in Tirumala, the engineering officials should come up with an action report, he added. He also directed that the FMS Call Centre should facilitate the pilgrims to get improvised services. The EO complimented the performances by various artistes during the ongoing Padmavathi Ammavari Brahmotsavams.

He instructed the concerned to engage similar expert artistes even for Tirumala Brahmotsavams next year by negotiating with cultural departments of different states. JEOs KS Srinivasa Raju and P Bhaskar, CVSO A Ravikrishna, CE Chandrasekhar Reddy, FACAO Balaji, health officer Dr Sarmishta and other officials were also present.