TTD TRUST BOARD MEET
Tirumala, Dec 15, 2012 (P.R.O) The TTD board meeting held at Annamaiah Bhavan in Tirumala on Saturday under the Chairmanship of Sri K Bapiraju.
@ As per Endowments Act, it has been resolved to pay Rs.15cr towards Common Good Fund and Rs.10cr towards Endowments Administration fund annually.
@ Rs.37.82lakhs granted for giving new look to Swarna Ratham
@ Nod to construct 151 houses near Mangalam for the Tirumala displaced at an estimated expenditure of Rs.5.31cr
@ Green signal to purchase 242 Melchat Vastrams (each vastram costs around Rs.43,983)
@ The board resolved to purchase bulk stock of 3.6 lakh kilos of Jaggery at a cost of Rs.1.22cr, 7.3lakh kilos of cashew nuts at Rs.29.70cr and 5.5kilos of toor dal at a cost of Rs.3.66cr which are utilised in the preparation of Lord’s prasadams
@ New e-Darshan counters to come up at Kanchi, Mysore, Guruvayur, Kochin, Nanded, Jaggannapeta, Janagam, Nagari, Piler and Goa
@ Lord Balaji temple in Kurukshetra to be completed in a period of one year
@ Ear boring staff and melam staff to get ID-cards and Laddu cards
@ TTD to sign MoU with National Institute of Designs, Ahmedabad towards the development of SV Museum, Tirumala and constituted a committee with Tirumala JEO as Chairman.
@ TTD contemplating to introduce mobile phone hundi (offerings can be made through mobile phone) on the lines of Siddhi Vinayaka Temple in Mumbai
TTD EO Sri L.V.Subramanyam, TTD Board Members Smt P.Rajeswari, Smt K.Kamala, Sri R.V.Deshpande, Dr N.Kannaiah, Sri C.Ravindra, Sri G.V. Sreenatha Reddy, Sri L.R.Sivaprasad, Sri R. Srinivas, TTD JEOs Sri K.S.Sreenivasa Raju, Sri P.Venkatarami Reddy, CV&SO Sri GVG Ashok Kumar were present.