On Saturday the IT Minister of Andhra Pradesh Palle Ragunath Reddy had darshan of Goddess Durga at Vijayawada Kanaka Durga Temple. He was given a grand welcome by the temple administration. The temple authorities offered prasadam to the IT Minister. After the darshan, he said that Dasara will be made the state festival of Andhra Pradesh.
At Vijaywada the IT Minister of Andhra Pradesh had also participated in the inauguration program of Doordrashan’s Saptagiri channel. On Saturday morning the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Chandrababu Naidu and the Union Minister for Urban Development Venkaiah Naidu has unveiled the Doordarshan’s Saptagiri Channel here. Devineni Uma, Kesineni Nai et al were also present at the occasion.