Beset by flooding and popular destruction to its homes more than the very last ten times, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) is mulling a catastrophe administration method.
File levels of rainfall, unseen in the past 3 decades, has been noted in the location involving November 17-19, next the melancholy in the Bay of Bengal. On Sunday much too, hefty rainfall caused inconvenience to devotees and pilgrims.
The TTD Believe in manages the affairs of the hill-major shrine of Lord Venkateswara, renowned as the world’s richest Hindu temple.
TTD Executive Officer Dr. KS Jawahar Reddy has directed officers to set up a Catastrophe Administration Procedure to assess losses and damages all through calamities like major rains, rock falls on ghat streets, and also problem precautionary alerts to devotees.
Addressing a critique meeting in Tirupati on Sunday, Reddy mentioned a handle place should be set up all through these kinds of disaster periods in co-ordination with all departments to enable devotees.
He mentioned there is an urgent require to revive devotee companies by undertaking repairs on war footing to ghat roads damaged during new rains. He also urged engineering section officers to make temporary repairs to Srivari Mettu footpath as permanent repairs could take time.
Officials have been directed to adopt Rock Bolt Technological know-how to avert incidents of landslides and street sinking on the ghat roadways as prompt by authorities committee. They have also been asked to doc the rain losses at all spots to get ready an motion strategy, to facilitate devotees for the duration of this sort of disaster cases.
As portion of the disaster management program, officers concerned have been advised to observe SOP (Common Operation Procedure).