Tirumala, 21 March 2017: Two Andhra Bank staff received the pat from TTD vigilance officials for catching hold of fake donor ticket holders and were felicitated by the top cops of TTD in Tirumala on Tuesday.

Going into the details, on March 11 the two bank staff who are on duty in the VIP break darshan scanning duty identified the persons who were trying to enter for VIP darshan with fake donor privilege darshan tickets. When the tickets were not scanned properly and even the bar code on tickets were found wrong, the computer operator Sri Harikrishna and Technical Engineer Sri Babu Prasad immediately informed Sector II AVSO Sri K Nandiswara Rao. On investigation the tickets were found duplicate.

As a token of their loyalty, the vigilance officials Sri Ravindra Reddy and Smt Vimala Kumari felicitated the two bank staff with a cash reward.

ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI