Irregularities in gold offerings at Sabarimala: Devaswom minister seeks explanation
Thriuvannathapuram: Devaswom Minister Kadakampally Surendran sought an explanation from Travancore Devaswom Board president AK Balan over reports on drawbacks in management of gold offerings at Sabarimala temple. Minister added that strict action will be taken if any irregularities have taken place.
“Security of the strong rooms will be strengthened with most modern equipment. The reports on difference in quantity of the gold offerings will be confirmed once the local audit department carries out an inspection,” said the minister.
The minister made the response as the audit department decided to inspect the strong room after finding differences in the quantity of the gold offerings. The department will carry out the inspection on Monday.