Hyderabad: Sri Ganesh Utsav Committee unveiled the poster of the Khairatabad Ganesh Idol for the year 2022 on Monday. For the first time in the history of Khairatabad Ganesh, will be made out of clay and organic colors this year. Hyderabad’s Most Popular Khairatabad Ganesh Idol will be 50 ft tall this year.
According to the committee over 150 skilled persons including idol makers, carpenters and painters from different states are working on the Khairatabad Ganesh idol. Sri Trishakti Maha Gayatri Devi is flanked on the onside while Sri Shanmukha Subramanya Swamy will be on the another side on Panchamukha Maha Lakshmi Ganapathy 2022 Avtar of Khairatabad Ganesh. The Karra puja was performed on June 10, marking the beginning of the idol-making process.
A member of the committee said the immersion would be done at Tank Bund and that the court orders regarding idol immersion pertain only to PoP idols. “This year too, elaborate arrangements will be made for a hassle-free darshan and the immersion will be held on a grand scale. The immersion will be done at Tank Bund,” S Raj Kumar, organizer of the committee, said.
This Year Ganesh Chaturthi begins on August 31 and the immersion will be held on September 9.