Richest Ganesh: Insured for Rs 250 Crore

Posted : August 29, 2014 at 8:32 pm IST by ManaTeluguMovies


The 60-feet Khairatabad Ganesh might be the tallest Ganapathi you might have come across in Telangana. But if you’re wondering who is the richest Ganesh, one need to visit this Ganesh in Mumbai.

The Ganapathi installed by Mumbai’s GSB Mandal is the richest one as the 14-feet idol has been made out of 80 kilos of gold at a whopping Rs 23 crore. This year, the GSB Mandal has attached Rs 92 Lakh garland to the idol. 

Heavy security is beefed up at this pandal and what’s more? The Ganesha has been insured for Rs 50 Crore a day during the 5-day festivity. The total pandal has been insured including the safety of his devotees. For this, the GSB Mandal has paid a heavy premium for a total insurance of Rs 250 Crore.