Record price for Balapur Ganesh laddu

Posted : September 8, 2014 at 6:18 pm IST by ManaTelugu


The laddu of Balapur Ganesh of old city has been auctioned for a record Rs.9.5 lakhs, an increase of Rs.24,000 over last year’s price.

According to Balapur Ganesha utsav committee members four politicians had participated in the auctioning in which Singireddy Jayender Reddy had bagged the prestigious and auspicious laddu. Telagnana minister Mahender Reddy participated in the auctioning program which is held ahead of the nimajjanam event on the last day.

Tradition says that who ever get to keep the laddu worshiped with all rituals for nine days in the hands of Lord Ganesha will beget prosperity, peace of mind and general growth during the year. Last year the laddu was bagged in the auction for Rs.9.26 lakhs by the TDP leader Teegala Krishna Reddy.