42-feet Durga idol will be installed in Hyderabad for Navaratri 2012. Navratri Durga Puja begins on October 16 and ends on October 24 with Durga immersion (Visarjan / Nimajjanam).
The giant idol will be installed in TV Hotel Lane at Isamia Bazar. This Durga Pandal is run under the administration of Navadurga Utsava Committee & Gulab Srinivas, President of Telugu Yuvatha, Greater Hyderabad.
The culture of erecting and installing mammoth idols was for Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Hyderabad till now. Now, its spread to Durga Navratri celebrations too..