Saturday, April 23, 2011
11: 10 am: BJP leader LK advani offers his condolences.
10: 45 am: Security has been heightened in Puttaparthi as many VVIPs are expected to arrive in the next two days.
10: 21 am: Devotees from around the world have been pouring in over the past week. Special arrangements are being made to accommodate thousands more devotees in the town.
10: 15am: The AP chief minister is on his way to Puttaparthi.
10:00 am:Spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba dies this morning around 7:40am. His body will be shifted to his ashram. Sai Baba's body will lie in state for two days.
A complete shut down has been called for at Puttaparthi.