Photos in the tagged section of her Instagram page showed Sanchita on top of the 2668-feet-tall hill performing Maha Deepam dharshan. The photos had been uploaded three days earlier.
Despite the major event of the temple town taking place, the town wore a deserted look as visitors were barred from attending the festival or entering inside the temple.
Maha Deepam to lit on Annamalaiyar hills today evening
A host of VIPs including Tamil Nadu Minister for Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments (HR&CE) Sevoor S Ramachandran participated at the events.
The court observed that the district administration, district police and temple administration are the appropriate authorities to take a decision on holding the festival