TTD Suspends Sarva Darshan Tokens
Because of the spike in Covid cases in the India recently, TTD has declared that it suspends Sarva Darshan tokens issuance at Tirupati from April 12 on wards The SD tokens will be issued till the Evening of April 11th only.
In a statement on Wednesday TTD stated Covid cases were on the spurt again in Tirupati city. Since a large number of devotees have to wait around at Bhudevi complex and Vishnu Nivasam for time slot tokens the chance of Covid cases will probably increase.
With the spurt in Covid cases from the previous few days, the Shirdi temple in Maharashtra has recently suspended Darshan. As in Tirupati also the Covid instances are increasing, TTD offers used this decision of dispensing with SSD tokens in Tirupati from Mon on wards.
TTD said that this decision was taken keeping in view of the health and safety of devotees and any resumption of tokens will be formally announced in future.
Those who had booked the Rs. 300 Special Entry darshan tickets and virtual seva tickets in advance will be allowed to darshan as usual.