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Ganesh idol

Ganeshotsav celebrations to cost citizens more due to plastic ban

Last year, a 15-feet idol cost around Rs 80,000 to Rs 90,000 but this year, it was likely to cost around Rs 1 to Rs 1.5 lakh.

03 Aug 2018 2:00 AM

Ganesh idol makers in fix due to plastic ban

Plastic covers help protect idols during rain, say makers.

02 Jul 2018 1:12 AM

Ganesh idol routes likely to be changed

Thanks to the ongoing metro works across Mumbai, most of the major Ganpatis are likely to change their routes of arrival and immersion.

28 Jun 2018 5:00 AM

GST’s pinch makes Bappa costlier

The costs of raw materials and the idols have gone up by 20 per cent.

23 Aug 2017 2:34 AM