Lankan PM to offer prayer at Tirumala

By PTI Published on Aug 01, 2018 10:16 AM IST

Tirupati: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will offer prayers at the famous hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at nearby Tirumala on August 3.

Wickremesinghe, along with wife Maithree, and a 15-member delegation would arrive at Renigunta airport near here on the evening of August 2 and go by road to the hills, a temple official told PTI tonight.

After an overnight stay on the hills, the Prime Minister would offer prayers in the morning of August 3, he said. This would be his third visit to the hill temple as he had visited it in 2002 and 2016, he added.