Thousands of idols of different shapes and sizes were installed across the telugu states.
Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan performed first puja to the tallest Ganesh idol at Khairatabad in Hyderabad. , which is 59-feet tall.
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and Andhra Pradesh CM N. Chandrababu Naidu greeted people on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi. Naidu performed puja to the idol installed in TDP office in Hyderabad.