There were similar reports of thousands of vehicles trying to enter Warangal city from the Gudur toll plaza.
Going by calculations of the past seven days, data shows that Mysuru district has shown an increase from 0.82 per cent on October 14 to 1.13 per cent just two days later.
After the procession was halted, a group of TRS leaders allegedly took out another Dasara rally, to which Ravinder and other villagers objected.
Meanwhile, there were over 4,000 people inside the palace alone. The general public neither bothered to wear masks nor maintained social distance.
Sri Bramaramba Mallikarjuna Swamy temple authorities have made elaborate arrangements on the occasion of Dasara on October 15.
Decision comes as temple authorities notice thousands of Bhavani devotees throng Durga Temple for last 2 days
Historical information about the celebration of Navaratri and Dasara in the southern part of India can be gleaned from the Vijayanagara period.
Soon after the Dasara festival, the COVID experts meeting will be convened and a call on relaxing the restrictions on the border will be taken, said the Karnataka Chief Minister
On the occasion of Moola Nakshatram, devotees began to pour in from 3 am; darshan was allowed until 11 pm
A female sheep which could yield between 8-12 kg meat was being bought anywhere between Rs 6,000 and Rs 8,000, while a ram which could yield between 14-18 kg meat was selling at around Rs 14,000.
Devotees were allowed to have darshan of the deity, who was adorned in the avatar of Sri Annapurna Devi from 5 am to 12 noon.
The teams checked a total of 108 contract carriage bus services and found a total of 15 irregularities and collected Rs 35,000 penalties from them.
The committee with the support of the devotees will also decorate the deity with 7 kg gold and 60 kg silver as part of the Dasara celebrations, said the NUDA chairman.
From Wednesday, October 6, to Sunday, October 10, the TSRTC was able to facilitate 1.3 crore passengers to reach their native places for celebrating Dasara.
The booking will be accepted only if there are at least 30 passengers in a given area. The initiative is expected to benefit those who wish to travel to a particular destination in groups.