Hussainsagar lake

Rains help clean out Hyderabad's Hussainsagar lake

The Pollution Control Board said the gush of stormwater restored the lake’s condition to normal after Ganesh idol immersions.  

published on : 14th October 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

Ganesh puja organizers, parties to stage protests in Telangana against HC's idol immersion ban

Angry over Ganesh idol immersion issue, parties demand Ordinance, saying the government is not doing enough to counter HC orders.  

published on : 16th September 2021

Petition against Telangana HC ban on idol immersion to be placed before Apex Court bench on September 16

A three-judge bench of the SC comprising Chief Justice of India Justice N V Ramana, Justices Surya Kanth and Hima Kohli, on Wednesday gave directions to this effect to the Apex Court’s registry.

published on : 16th September 2021

Telangana choosing to ignore pollution of Hussainsagar lake: High Court

Further, he urged the court to permit the government to go ahead with the immersion this year as all arrangements were in place for the same.

published on : 14th September 2021

Telangana HC dismisses GHMC plea seeking relaxations in PoP idol immersion diktat

Through its counter-affidavits, the GHMC commissioner informed the court that 25 mini ponds are created in and around Hyderabad and people are being encouraged to utilise these for immersion of idols.

published on : 13th September 2021

Devotees ignore Telangana HC diktat, immerse Ganesha idols in Hussainsagar lake

On September 9, the Telangana High Court had banned the immersion of Ganesha idols made of PoP in Hussainsagar and other water bodies in the city. But the orders did not have any impact on devotees.

published on : 13th September 2021

Telangana government to seek exemption from ban on Ganesh idol immersions

According to Minister for Animal Husbandry Talasani Srinivas Yadav, the State government will take all precautions to avoid pollution of Hussainsagar lake.

published on : 13th September 2021

Telangana HC censures government, Hyderabad CP for not filing counters on time

The division bench reserved its orders due to the non-filing of affidavits by the GHMC Commissioner and the Commissioner of Police, Hyderabad.

published on : 8th September 2021

Telangana HC flays state government’s inertia over immersion of idols in Hussainsagar lake

Advocate M Venumadhav filed a writ petition seeking a direction to restrain people from immersing Ganesha idols made of plaster of Paris in Hussainsagar lake.

published on : 8th September 2021

Telangana High Court asks state government to decide on Ganesh Nimajjan

The Telangana High Court was hearing a PIL seeking a ban on immersion of Ganesh idols in the lake.

published on : 6th August 2021