A Division Bench of the A.P. High Court comprising acting Chief Justice P. C. Ghose and Justice Vilas Afzulpurkar upheld the decision of the TTD to renovate the temple of Konetiraya Swamy at Keelapatla village, Chittoor district. The Bench was dismissing the writ petition filed by N. Sayanna who contended that TTD board did not have the power to renovate and spend money on temples other than those under its control. The Bench referred to various provisions of the Endowments Act and felt that the writ petition cannot be entertained. – Legal Correspondent