TTD nets Rs. 7.94 crores through e-auction of hair

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) garnered a revenue of Rs.7.94cr through e-Auction of 53, 600 kilos of different varieties of human hair.

The e-Auction was held on Friday under the supervision of Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju.

Out of the 8,300kg of No 1 variety, 1600kg was sold at Rs 22,494 per kg, yielding a total Rs. 3.56 crores

Some 37,800kg was there in the No 2 variety, and was priced at Rs 17,223 per kg; 2000kg was sold from the category, earning Rs. 3.44 crores.

In the No 3 category, there was a stock of 800kg, and was priced at Rs 2931; total 800kg was sold earning Rs 24.11 lakhs.

Out of the 6,700kg of grey hair variety, 1200kg was sold at Rs 5,462 per kg, yielding a total Rs. 65.55 lakhs.