President Kovind visits Tirumala in Andhra Pradesh
President Ram Nath Kovind today visited the holy city of Tirumala in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor District. He has offered prayers at the hill shrine of Lord Sri Venkateswara Swamy along with his family members. A special puja has been held in the temple amidst the presence of the priests.
Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place by the Tirupati Urban police wing. All Covid-19 precautions have been followed during the President’s visit to Tirupathi and Tirumala. During his seven-hour pilgrimage, the President has visited the Sri Padmavathi temple at Tiruchanoor, Bhu Varahaswamy temple and Lord Venkateswara Swamy temple at Tirumala.
Earlier, Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan, Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy and a host of Ministers and officials received the President on his arrival at the Tirupati airport.