Tirumala: Union Minister for Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Minister of Information & Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar, accompanied by spouse Prachee Prakash Javadekar, had darshan of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala on Sunday. On his arrival, the Union Minister was accorded a grand welcome by TTD EO Anil Kumar Singhal, Joint Executive Officer P Basanth Kumar and temple priests who escorted him to the sanctum sanctorum. Also Read – Telugu Day fete held at DPS Advertise With Us The priests of Tirumala temple explained to the Union Minister about the significance of the Lord and the jewels adorned to the deity. The Union Ministers spent a few minutes praying before the Lord Venkateswara and later reached Ranganayakula Mandapam where he was accorded Vedasirvachanam by the priests. TTD EO presented Lord’s silk vastram, prasadams andlamination of Lord Venkateswara to the minister.