Heavy rains, landslides in Tirumala; traffic disrupted
In the wake of low pressure in Bay of Bengal, heavy rains lashed Tirumala, the abode of Lord Venkateshwara Swamy. This caused huge landslides on the ghat road and on the path which devotees go on foot uphill. Officials were alerted and immediately removed the landslides. Meanwhile, there is not much rush to the temple town, so no one was hurt in the landslides. The traffic that was disrupted for a while, move smoothly, later.