The state government is now offering Sabarimala information’s as SMS messages to devotees who visit Sabarimala pilgrim centre. The information’s available includes Sabarimala pooja times, sabarimala bus timings, medical services available at Sabarimala etc.
For getting informations devotees has to sent SMS message to 537252 and the format for message is displayed in boards throughout the way to Sabarimala.
The SMS format for each service is different. For example to get medical services in Sabarimala the format for SMS is H1 N1.
The tariff of this SMS service is Rs.2 from BSNL mobile and Rs.3 from other service providers (per SMS message sent).
This is the initiative of State Government along with IT Mission to provide the updated Sabarimala information to devotees as SMS.