The office was declared open at 12.50 a.m., the muhurat specified by Chiranjeevi's astrologers. Though the media wasn"t invited, word spread and by the time, the rituals were completed and Chiranjeevi emerged with his family, a big crowd of his fans had gathered outside the office building. Chiranjeevi's fans were chanting slogans in praise of their idol and were also expressing their belief that he would be the next Chief Minister.
[an error occurred while processing this directive]To accusations of secrecy by the media persons who had gathered there, Chiranjeevi stated that the inauguration was conducted according to Hindu tradition and rituals and there was no secrecy intended.
Chiranjeevi is also set to perform the two-day ritual of 'Chandi Homam' at Goddess Kamakshi's temple, Kancheepuram, on August 21 and 22. According to Hindu tradition, performing the 'Chandi Homam' will mean the person who performs it will attain great wealth and political power.