Hyderabad: In view of unprecedented pilgrim rush followed by series of holidays coupled with weekend rush witnessed in Tirumala, TTD has cancelled VIP break darshan on August 12 and 13 and restricted only to protocol VIPs alone.
Since the afternoon of Saturday pilgrim crowd picked up in Tirumala and is continuing. As August 12 is also a public holiday, the rush is expected to continue till Monday.
On the other hand, TTD has made elaborate arrangements of Annaprasadam and water to the devotees in Tirumala who are standing in queue lines which have extended up to old Annaprasadam.
Special Officer of Tirumala AV Dharma Reddy is personally monitoring the situation. (NSS)