Ganesh idols

All idol remains will be removed from lakes in 24 hours, says GHMC Commissioner

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

published on : 21st September 2021

Hyderabad: Tank Bund manages to stay unharmed after immersion of Ganesh idols

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.

published on : 21st September 2021

Hyderabad: Civic officials told to make arrangements for immersion of plaster of paris idols

Departments such as GHMC, HMWS&SB, Roads and Buildings, TSSPDCL etc were asked to make necessary arrangements for processions to be carried out on the roads in coordination with the traffic police.

published on : 17th September 2021

SC allows Telangana govt to immerse Ganesh idols made of Plaster of Paris in Hussainsagar lake

SC directed the TS Govt., file an undertaking and implement all the directions of High Court from next year 

published on : 16th September 2021

Let people immerse idols in Hyderabad's water bodies: Bhagyanagar Ganesh Utsav Committee

The Hindu outfit pointed out that despite the apex court banning Jallikattu, a popular bull-taming sport held in Tamil Nadu during Pongal festival, the festival was still being carried out.

published on : 15th September 2021

Ganpati Visarjan: 80 idols immersed in Mumbai water bodies on fifth day of festival

According to the civic body, no 'sarvajanik' (public) Ganpati idols were immersed till afternoon and no untoward incidents have been reported from any part of the city.

published on : 14th September 2021

No scripture mandates PoP idol immersion, asserts Telangana High Court

If aggrieved by the orders of this court, the State can approach the Supreme Court.

published on : 14th September 2021

Telangana govt may move Supreme Court over idols immersion order

While HC refuses to budge on directive against PoP idol immersion, festival organisers see ordinance as way out

published on : 14th September 2021

No immersion of plaster of paris idols in Hussainsagar, says Telangana HC

Court permits idols to be immersed in baby ponds; also allows immersion of non-PoP idols in certain portions of Hussainsagar   

published on : 11th September 2021

Officer sacked for hurling Ganesh idols in Guntur

On Monday, a sanitary inspector forced artisans selling Ganesh idols near the Infectious Diseases Hospital to vacate the area as they did not have permission to conduct business.

published on : 8th September 2021

Artisans in Moradabad making small, eco-friendly Ganesha idols this year

"We are hoping that the same number of buyers will come now as we are meeting their demands and making small idols," artisans said.

published on : 7th September 2021

Ganesha idols embedded with seeds launched in Hyderabad

The idols, after pujas are performed, can be placed in mud or in a big pot where, after a few days, the seeds would start sprouting and grow into small saplings.

published on : 31st August 2021

No height restriction for Ganesha idols this year, says Telangana Minister Talasani

Last year, the State government put height restrictions on the idols owing to the Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 29th August 2021