President of the Centre Sai Bro. S.D.S. Uthayanayagam presided over the event. The newly constructed Ratham was drawn along New Chetty Street, Vanroyan street, Green Road, Barber Street, Vivekananda Hill, Jampetts Street and wound its way to the venue. Devotees sang songs in praise of Sai Baba. The architect of the new chariot Gopu Elanko was honoured at the event.