Municipal Administration & Urban Development Minister K. Tarakarama Rao has made an announcement of restricting the size of Ganesh idols to 20 feet.
Launching the works to clean Hussain sagar lake, KTR said a modern machine has been bring for cleaning up the lake with a cost of 8.8 Crore. The lake water will be completely purified and can be used for drinking purpose. The machine would also be used to clean Musi river.
He appealed to the people to go for eco-friendly Ganesh idols and their height should not be more than 20 feet. He also requested the media to help government educate people about the problems in the installation and immersion of tallest Ganesh. He said only clay ganesh idols will be permitted for installations.