Parliamentary committee applauds Tirumala environment

The Parliamentary Committee on Subordinate Legislature lead by its Chariman Dr T Subbirami Reddy along with the members inspected vital places in Tirumala on Thursday evening and complimented the maintenance of Tirumala environs.

TTD EO Sri Anil Kumar Singhal accompanied the committee which inspected Matrusri Tarigonda Vengamamba Annaprasadam Complex (MTVAC), Akshaya Kitchen in VQC 2, Solid Waste Management in Kakulakonda, Sandalwood plantation, Boondi Potu etc.

Speaking on this occasion, the Chairman of the Committee said, the purpose of the visit is to inspect the environs in Tirumala. The environs in Tirumala are well maintained by TTD providing aesthetic feel to the pilgrims. The Annaprasadam charity by TTD is unique. Every year nearly Rs.96crores is being spent on this charitable activity alone which includes Rs.60cr as interest from SV Annaprasadam Trust while the remaining Rs.36cr as matching grant by TTD. We compliment TTD for all pilgrim intiatives”, he maintained.

CE Sri Chandrasekhar Reddy, In-Charge CVSO Sri Venkata Siva Kumar Reddy, SE II Sri Ramachandra Reddy, DFO Sri Phanikumar Naidu and other officers were also present.