President of Mauritius Rajkeswur Purryag is scheduled to arrive at Tirumala on Sunday.
President Purryag who will be flying in by a special flight in the evening, will straightaway go to Lord Venkateswara temple for an overnight stay.
According to the Tirumala Deputy Superintendent of Police, Nanjundappa, a rehearsal and trial run was carried out by the district police authorities on Saturday at Tirupati and Tirumala in connection with the dignitary’s visit during which he would have darshan of the presiding deity of Lord Venkatwara temple the next morning.
First visit to India
Sources also said that Mr. Purryag, who would be visiting the country for the first time, was also likely to pay a visit to his ancestral village in Bihar besides participating in the three-day Pravasi Bharatiya Divas at Kochi in Kerala.
Meanwhile, the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD)authorities made elaborate arrangements for Mr. Purryag stay at Tirumala.