Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao today visited the ashram of "Tridandi" Chinna Jeeyar swamy along with his wife.
The seers at the ashram accorded a warm welcome to the CM and his wife.
The CM got updates about the progress on the Ramanujachary statue being installed on the premises of the ashram, during his interaction with the swamy.
The statue of Ramanujachary will be unveiled by Prime Minister of the country on February 5. The President of India Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, union ministers and the Chief Ministers of many states will take part in the unveiling ceremony.
Work on the 216-feet statue is said to be going on at a brisk pace.