Hyderabad, Hyderabad Metropolitan Developmental Authority (HMDA) has taken up various activities in Protection of the Lakes and Water Bodies in and around Hyderabad and more particularly Hussain Sagar Lake. To mitigate the pollution into the Lakes and Water bodies, certain interventions are carried out and also the public awareness and participation is taken up for better environment.
As a part of the public awareness and participation and to encourage the use of Eco Friendly clay Ganesh idols by the people so that usage of the idols painted with metallic colors are curtailed, thus the pollution in the lake is reduced on immersion of these idols into the water bodies. As per Government instructions, HMDA distributes Eco Friendly Clay Ganesh idols every year to the common public at discounted prices through the Resident Welfare Associations, NGOs, schools, HSL, Clubs and also directly by HMDA at the designated locations.
The HMDA intends to procure 30,000 Clay Ganesh Idols of 8” size as per specified model from the artisans/agency, who have proven experience of manufacturing the idols in large number and willing to supply at the below locations specified by HMDA within the city. HMDA Head office at Tarnaka, Lumbini Park, NTR Garden, BPP Office, Saroornagar Priyadarshini Park, Narayanaguda Melkote Park, Rajiv Gandhi Vanasthalipuram Park and Swarnajayanthi Commercial Complex at Ameerpet.