In order to secure Lord’s ornaments, most of the Ganpati mandals cross the nation are rushing in for insurance cover in a big manner in 2012. The heat of terror attacks is even moving towards Ganesh mandals.
Recent terror attacks and unforeseen sudden riots is making the organizers to better go for insurance cover. The organizers of Ganesh mandal in most cities are taking nothing to any chance.
As the premium amount was high, earlier only mandal that had huge revenue turnover used to go for insurance cover. According to the latest reports, most of the leading multinational and government insurance companies are for just Rs 3,000 premium is offering Rs 31 lakh cover . in order to to protect the Lord’s jewels, most of the Ganpati mandal’s in major cities and towns are taking the extra cover.
While speaking to the media, Oriental Insurance Company’s administrative officer, Mr. Sachin vilkar said, “Paying premium for insurance is nothing for mandals with huge turnover. But for small mandals, paying the premium is a tough task. We have launched this scheme so that small mandals can also afford to pay the premium. We hope that most of the mandals will take advantage of this scheme.”
It is to be noted that Lalbaugcha Raja Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Mandal has paid a premium of Rs 12 lakh for an insurance cover of Rs 45 crore. On this report, Brihinumbai Sarvajanik Ganeshoutsav Samavay Samiti’s president, Mr.Naresh Dahibaonkar said, “This is a big hope for small mandals. It is a good scheme.” Hope other big and small Ganesh mandal also go for insurance cover.