Chittoor: Fire broke out near Venkateswara Temple in Tirumala,Tirupati on Friday morning, fire official said. Three fire engines rushed to the spot to douse the flame. Locals also helped the fire officials to douse the blaze.
According to locals, suddenly fire caught the temple. The monks of the temple saw the black smoke cover the area. Then the called the fire brigade. The temple evacuated quickly but no causalties yet reported.