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Sep 29, 2012 at 02:15pm IST

Hyderabad: Tight security for Ganpati visarjan ahead of Telangana rally

Hyderabad: There is extra security in Hyderabad on the occasion of Ganpati visarjan on Saturday. The police is alert given that the procession is happening a day before a massive Telangana rally on Sunday.

The DGP has appealed to the Ganesh Pandal organisers to wrap up the immersion by Saturday midnight keeping in mind Sunday's Telangana march.

This comes after the Andhra Pradesh Government gave its approval for a massive rally around Hyderabad's iconic Hussainsagar lake. Thousands are expected to participate.