Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao desired that the Yadadri Laxmi
Narasimha Swamy Temple Complex should be developed to reflect and
highlight the spirituality and pleasure. The CM instructed that since
the Temple Complex should continue to exist for several years to come,
the renovation works should be done without any hurry or lapses and by
strictly following the Agama Sastra guidelines, traditions. The CM
said, the infrastructure facilities should be created taking special
interest in several poojas, services conducted for the presiding deity
and the facilities for the devotees visiting the temple. He also
instructed the officials concerned to ensure that the construction
works epitomize beauty.
The CM who visited the Yadadri Temple Complex on Sunday afternoon, September 13, 2020, had darshan of Sri Laxmi Narasimha Swamy and offered special poojas. The
CM inspected the temple renovation works for about 6 hours.
The CM suggested that the Temple Ring Road should be developed like a
Necklace. He wanted provisions should be made for walking and cycling
tracks, greenery and illumination along the Ring Road. The CM wanted
that the entire infrastructure should be made in such a way that the
visiting devotees whatever great their number be should have a
comfortable darshan and stay. He instructed that the Gandipet Tank
adjacent to the Temple Complex should be filled with water every two
months by drawing water from the Kaleswaram. He said the entire Temple
Town, Temple Complex should have greenery in abundance and for this
purpose more trees should be grown in the area. He said special
Architects should be entrusted with the job beautifying the Gandipet
Tank and its periphery area as a tourist spot.
The CM also wanted works on the construction of 365 Quarters should be
completed speedily. He suggested Cottages should be constructed in
another 200 Acres. He also instructed the officials to complete as
quickly as possible the construction of Kalyana Katta, Bus Stand,
Pushkarini Railing, and roads.
The CM instructed the R&B E-in-C to remove Contractors who are not doing the works as per schedule. He wanted the RTC officials to provide free bus service to the devotees
from the Bus Stand to the Temple. The CM also suggested that the
specialist goldsmiths from Pembarthy should be engaged to provide Gold
Cover to the Temple Tower (Rajagopuram) and the Main Gates. The CM
instructed Principal secretary (Finance) Sri Ramakrishna Rao over
phone to release in next three weeks Rs 75 Crore for the temple works.
CM KCR said that Yadadri was famous for Satyanarayana Swamy Vratham
and hence provision and facilities should be made in the temple to
make 4000 people perform the Satyanarayana Swamy Vratham at one go. He
wanted special constructions should be made to let the drainage water
from the Temple, Temple city flow out of the city. Parking lots should
be developed and created in such way that they should accommodate
5,000 Cars and 10,000 Two wheelers.
In the review meeting held at Haritha Guest House by CM, Minister G
Jagdeesh Reddy, MP Joginapalli Santosh Kumar, Government Whip Gongadi
Sunitha Mahender Reddy, MLA Paella Sekhar Reddy, MLA Alimineti Krishna
Reddy, ZP Chairman Alimineti Sandeep Reddy, Tourism Development
Corporation Chairman Bhoopathy Reddy, Collector Anita Ramachandran,
CMO Official Bhoopal Reddy, YTDA Special Officer Kishan Rao, Temple EO
Gita, R&B E-in-Cs Ganapathi Reddy, Ravinder Rao, Architect Ananda Sai,
Sathapathy Dr Velu and others participated.