Telangana Chief K Chandrashekhar Rao offered prayers at Sri Ujjaini Mahankali temple in Secunderabad on the occasion of lashkar Bonalu.
Temple priests welcomed him with ‘Purnakumbham’. Animal Husbandry Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav, Endowments Minister A Indrakaran Reddy and others also had darshan of Ammavaru along with CM KCR.
KCR daughter, TRS MP Kavitha offered “Golden Bonam” from the government to the Mahankali. The bonam was made up of 3.80 kgs of gold.
Carrying ‘bonam’ with cooked rice laced with jaggery and curd, Kavitha took part in the procession that was taken out from the residence of Animal Husbandry Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav to the temple amidst drum beats and dance performances by the cultural troupes.
Thusands of Devotees stood in queue line since early morning for the darshan. Police and Temple committe made heavy arrangements for smooth darshan. But devotees alleged that the temple staff given priority to VIPs and neglected common people.