Vadodara: Since time immemorial, devotees from every corner of the city have been taking out processions and immersing Ganesh idols in Sursagar Lake.
Immersing Ganesh idols in artificial ponds is the best way to prevent water pollution,” Sashidhar said.Environment activist, Rohit Prajapati said, “It is a welcome move and the decision to not allow idol immersion in Sursagar Lake has to be implemented strictly.
A 12-metre ghaat has been made around the lake that has no water,” said Dr Vinod Rao, municipal commissioner.
In fact, there should be ban on idol immersion in all the water bodies along with Mahi River.”
Thousands of Barodians throng the lake to watch the processions every year and offer prayers to the lord.
Your support to NYOOOZ will help us to continue create and publish news for and from smaller cities, which also need equal voice as much as citizens living in bigger cities have through mainstream media organizations.
Stay updated with all the Latest Vadodara headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.