AP Badminton Association Chief Sri Chundeswarnath has donated Rs.50,14,000 towards setting up the retractable roof in tirumala temple said Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju.
Adding further he said, My Home Group Chairman Sri Rameswara Rao donated Rs.1,01,00,000 to TTD out of which Rs.74lakhs will be spent on the roof from Padikavili to Dhwajastambham.
The JEO said, similarly donors have also come forward to lay the roof at Vakulamata Potu, Parakamani and Sabera encircling the temple.
Later the JEO felicitated Sri V Kodanda Rama Rao who retired as temple of Tirumala temple on Wednesday. Sri Harindranath, who is currently handling the responsibility as DyEO R1 will assume charge as temple DyEO on February 2.