The Chief Minister instructed all the temple executive officers (EOs) to display large posters in the temples announcing the online services and procedures to encourage online transactions.
The official said JioMart provided the cloud management to TTD free of cost for the sale of the darshan tickets.
The EO directed officials to make arrangements for free transportation of the weaker section devotees to Tirumala.
TTD has already introduced electric vehicles (cars) for its officials and is also contemplating operating electrical buses with help of APSRTC.
The decision was made in accordance with the Central and State guidelines on Covid-19 protocol, issued in anticipation of a third pandemic wave in October, he told reporters.
In a letter to Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, Chandrababu Naidu advised him not to misuse a world-renowned place of divinity like the TTD for taking political and selfish personal advantage.
The State government on Wednesday constituted the new Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust Board with 28 members, including four ex-officio members.
The government had recently appointed YV Subba Reddy as the TTD Trust Board Chairman for a second consecutive term.
Only flowers used for puja and other daily rituals in the TTD temples, excluding Tirumala, will be supplied as raw material to manufacture incense sticks.
As much as 100 kg gold and 4,300 kg copper with the total expense of Rs 32 crore will be used for gold plating.
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams had stopped issuing SSD tokens after the outbreak of the second wave of Covid-19.
The Rs 50 crore will be used to develop less-income temples under the ambit of the Endowments department and it will be revised every five years with an enhancement of 10 per cent of the total.
According to an estimate, coins worth Rs 5 crore have got accumulated with the TTD now.
The eight-day trial run of Sampradaya Bhojanam began at Annamayya Bhavan on Thursday.
The TTD uses a large quantity of flowers to adorn deities and conduct daily rituals in its temples. It had come with an idea of making incense sticks from used flowers instead of dumping them as waste