It seems the large number of Ayyappa Devotees visit to Sree Padmanabha Swamy Temple,Thiruvananthapuram becoming a life line for KSRTC especially in the City Depot.The daily collection received in city depot on last Sunday is Rs.6,64,000/– against the normal collection of nearly Rs.5 lakhs !!! KSRTC is operating 3 schedules between Padmanaswamy temple and Attukal Temple’s ground; where the parking facility is arranged for the devotees.The service will start from 03:00am daily till late night.
It is also decided to place the boards showing “Attukal Parking Ground-Padmanabha Temple” in these KSRTC buses in Tamil,Kannada,Telugu & English.
News Sourced from “Kaumudi Flash” dated 22.11.2011