The AP government began enquiry about TTD board member Shekar Reddy. Income Tax officials raided the houses of Shekar Reddy and found Rs 70 crores of new Rs 2,000 notes and 200 kg gold. The AP government had appointed Shekhar Reddy as TTD board member based on the recommendations of Tamil Nadu government. There is a tradition to nominate one person each from Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. Sources said that Shekar Reddy was showing favour to VVIPs during their visits to Tirumala. Even, the government is also probing Shekar Reddy close association with a key official in Tirumala.