The memorandum said that whenever BJP representatives belonging to the tribal communities raise issues concerning irregularities in the tribal areas.
As per the Tribal Welfare Department’s data, a total of 53,022 cases have been booked so far concerning 2,08,512 acres, of which 52,075 cases covering 2,05,431 acres have been disposed of.
The Pollution Control Board said the gush of stormwater restored the lake’s condition to normal after Ganesh idol immersions.
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The gigantic ten feet tall Ganesh idol completed its 21 days stay at the Jain Dham where it was placed and worshiped.
It was also found that Lakshman has been charged with assaulting police officers and obstructing their duties.
The police imposed Section 144 in the village and conducted picketing to prevent any further disputes.
Seeking exemption for immersion of PoP idols, the GHMC had given an undertaking to the SC saying that all waste will be removed from Hussainsagar within a day
City-based environmentalists and activists say that the Ganesh Chaturthi festivities, especially the immersion of idols in several water bodies, will cause a rise in water pollution in the city lakes.
The decorative cast iron railing was protected as a temporary iron railing was fixed to protect it from getting damaged by devotees or the static cranes that were installed for immersion of idols.
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The famed idol of the 'Lalbaug Cha Raja' Ganesh mandal in the metropolis was immersed at Girgaon Chowpatty by around 3 pm on Sunday, an official earlier said.
To make sure that the procession and immersion was held on time, the idol was moved on Saturday midnight and the welding works continued overnight.
In Suraram, GHMC officials arranged a mini-tank for immersion, rather than the main water tank near Katta Maisamma temple.