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Ganesh mandals secure bumper insurance for festival

Total event insurance worth Rs 500 crore covers public liability, terrorism, fire, money and personal accident

M Saraswathy  |  Mumbai 

Ganpati mandals in the city have secured bumper insurance for the festival that begins on September 5 and concludes on September 31. Insurance officials said that overall event insurance that includes public liability, terrorism insurance, fire insurance, money insurance and personal accident cover among others has crossed Rs 500 crore.

GSB Seva Mandal, Kings Circle which is the richest ganpati mandal in the city on the account of the gold and silver ornaments that adorn the idol has secured an insurance of Rs 300 crore for the event. This includes cover for the gold and silver ...

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First Published: Fri, September 02 2016. 18:42 IST