Department of Posts has decided to deliver Sabarimala "Swami Prasadam" to devotees across the country at their doorstep.
According to the official press release on Tuesday, "Keeping in view devotees across the country, Department of Posts conceptualized and developed a comprehensive booking and delivery package for the delivery of "Swami Prasadam" of Sabrimala Temple at the doorstep of the devotees using the vast network of postal department covering every nook and corner of the country."
"Kerala Postal Circle entered into an agreement with Travancore Devaswom Board for this purpose creating a tailor-made product. The devotees can now book the Swami Prasadam from any post office in India by paying only ₹ 450 for each packet of prasadam. The packet contains one packet of Aravana, AadiyaSishtam Ney (ghee), Vibhooti, Kumkum, Turmeric and ArchanaPrasadam. A devotee can book up to ten packets at a time."
"As soon as Prasadam is booked under Speed Post, a message with the Speed Post number will be generated and intimated to the devotee via SMS. The devotee can track the movement of the Prasadam by logging in to India Post website", the release added.