On the eve of Karthika Deepa Thirunal Thiruvannamalai, The Parani lamp was lit at the Annamalaiyar Temple on November 29 at 4 am inside the temple premises.
Following that, the Great Light is mounted on the 2,668-foot-high mountain at 6 p.m.
This year in order to prevent the spread of corona Devotees The Tamil Nadu government had banned entry to the temple, hill and Kiriwalam. Earlier, a public guideline was issued on the eve of the Great Fire and permission was granted to a limited number of devotees.
In this position, the actress who has acted in films including Gambling in Tamil and Pizza 2 Sanchita Shetty He went to the top of the Thiruvannamalai temple and lit a lamp and caused a stir.
A related video has been released and has come under public condemnation. Following this, the Thiruvannamalai Forest Department has stated that a proper investigation will be conducted with actress Sanchita Shetty and action will be taken.
The annual Thiruvannamalai Deepa Festival is held for 17 consecutive days.
The festival is normally attended by one lakh people a day and 20 to 20 lakh devotees and the general public during the Chariot and Light Festival.
As a result, only 5,000 pilgrims per day were allowed this year as a corona prevention measure.
In this situation, the incident where the actress went up the hill in violation of the ban and caused a great stir. Actress Sanchita Shetty is expected to face legal action soon.