APSRTC gears up for Brahmotsavams
Tirupati , Sep 9 :
The APSRTC is gearing up for the ensuing annual Brahmotsavams of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala, scheduled from September 29.
The APSRTC Nellore zone executive director, Mr B. Ramamurthy, and RTC regional manager, Mr V. Nagasivudu, addressing the media here on Friday said that the corporation was going to operate three services every minute during the Brahmotsavams, and four per minute on Garudaseva Day.
In all, 485 buses will be operated on the up and down ghat roads.
They said that 40 new buses will be introduced exclusively for the Brahmotsavams.
From Chennai, 108 buses will be operated during the festival.
Medical camps will be set up at Tirupati and Tirumala and several focal towns in the zone.
Additional personnel would be drafted for Brahmotsavam duty, they said.
Earlier, officials held a review meeting with depot managers of the Tirupati region regarding steps to be taken for the Brahmotsavams.