After Ganpati immersions in the artificial pond constructed by NMMC, the latter has decided to close down this pond. With the aim of protecting the environment against the materials used for the making of a Ganpati idol like Plaster of Paris and toxic colors, for the first time NMMC had built an artificial pond at Kopri village. There were in all 87 idols immersed in this pond. Post Ganpati festival, NMMC has decided to close this pond. The pond would be dried out and along with the idols immersed will be filled with mud and soil. With cameraperson Vinayak Dalvi, Archana Tripathi for NMTV news.
March 24, 2016