ADVANCE BOOKING OF ARJITHA SEVA TICKETS GETS A NEW LOOK
With an aim to have accountability and transparency in the system of issuing advance booking of Arjitha Seva tickets, the TTD has streamlined the entire system with the electronic allotment way which came into effect from November 16, said TTD Tirumala JEO Sri KS Sreenivasa Raju.
Addressing media persons at Annamaiah Bhavan in Tirumala on Tuesday, he said every day the Arjitham office in Tirumala receives nearly 350-400 applications from pilgrims seeking advance booking of reservation of arjitha seva tickets.
“To have transparency we have introduced some revolutionary mechanism”, he added and listed out the norms in the new electronic management system.
Ø The letters or covers received from the pilgrims will be given numbering called “Tappal Queue Management System”.
Ø Generate unique Id number for each cover and requisition
Ø The request should not exceed more than five arjitha seva tickets
Ø The request should have correct mobile number and residential address
Ø Tickets will be allotted only based on the available quota of the particular arjitha sevas under advanced booking category.
Ø Checking the regret reasons at the primary level itself. The reasons for rejection of the requests as follows:
1. Insufficient and excess DD amount
2. If DD is expired
3. Request for excess number of seva tickets
4. No id proof attached.
5. If the DD is not sent in the name of Executive Officer, TTDs