Sriramachandra Murthy said that during the temple audit in 2015-2016, a scandal of `3.87 lakh was unearthed in the sale of ‘kankanalu’.
The committee members will mainly enquire with the staff about priest Radha Krishna performing tantrik pujas in his quarters.
Even as the controversy over the suspension of a priest of Srisailam temple for allegedly performing tantric rituals refused to die down, yet another row rocked it on Wednesday.
Ganti Radhakrishna was said to be performing the rituals for the past three days in his quarters but it came to light late on Monday night with some persons informing the temple authorities.
When police officials entered the temple premises to arrest Reddy, Executive Officer A Sriramachandra Murthy raised an objection saying that he was not issued prior notice.
Similarly, tractor driver Sambali Yadaiah had also come to the temple with his relatives, on a brand new tractor that he purchased just a week ago.
Indian coracles are known to have been used used since pre-historic times across water bodies mostly in South India.
The hopes of the victims that they would get jobs after the formation of the Telangana State have also been dashed off.
He added the officials had made all necessary arrangements for the tour.
With only nine tickets were sold for the first trip to Srisailam, the APTDC cancelled the trip.
The APTDC launch, ML Naga Siri, will cover a distance of 110km, between Nagarjuna Sagar and Srisailam dam, through the Nallamalla Forest range.
Telangana State Tourism Development Corporation Limited has decided to introduce ‘Hyderabad-Nagarjuna Sagar-Srisailam-Hyderabad Road-cum-River’ package tour with effect from September 8.