TTD ANNOUNCES REWARD Rs.1LAKH FOR THE MISSING BABY BOY
TIRUMALA, JULY 8: The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams(TTD) has come forward with a humane gesture announcing a reward of Rs.1lakh for who finds the 8-months old baby boy who went missing in Tirumala few days ago.
Addressing media persons in Tirumala on Friday in his camp office, TTD EO Sri LV Subramanyam said that it is shocking to see that the baby boy who went missing on 8 th July in PAC III Guest House is still not reunited with his parents in spite of serious search efforts by police and vigilance sleuths. “We pray lord venkateswara that the child be restored to his parents soon. Over the request of the parents of the missing child, we have decided to provide them accommodation, a vehicle and food to stay in Tirumala till they find their child. I appeal to the pilgrims and locals, to inform us immediately if they find the child”, he added.
Condemning the mean act of alleged kidnapping of the baby boy as unscrupulous, the EO reiterated the child will be very soon reunited to his parents and the guilty will be punished by Lord. He also appealed to the parents of the infants to be alert when they come places like Tirumala which will be always abuzz with multitude of pilgrims. Tirumala JEO Sri KS Srinivasa Raju, CVSO Sri GVG Ashok Kumar were also present in the media conference.
It may be recalled that a eight-month old baby boy Prathith, who came along with his parents Raja (25) and Tangapriya(22) and with eight other family members went missing during the wee hours of July 8 in PAC III. After their search efforts went in vain, they approached police almost after two hours of the incident.
TTD HAS ALSO RELEASED LIST OF PHONE NOs. TO WHICH THE PILGRIMS CAN INFORM IF THEY COME ACROSS THE MISSING CHILD:
TOLL FREE NO. 1800-425-4141
ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI