PROHIBITORY ORDER EXTENDED AT SABARIMALA
Sabarimala: Prohibitory order at Sannidhanam, Pampa, Nilackal and Elavunkal was extended for another four days till December 12. The District Collector issued the extension of the prohibitory order citing law and order problems, including the threat of blocking the movement of the Chief Minister and Ministers on official engagements. The flow of pilgrims to Lord Ayyappa temple witnessed an upward trend on the third consecutive day on Saturday. Though the numbers showed an increasing trend, it was definitely lesser in comparison to the arrival of pilgrims in the last pilgrimage season or the previous years.