Late Mr. S. Sankarayya freedom fighter, in 1954 founded Sri Ganesh Utsav Committee, Khairatabad, Hyderabad. Since then every year it developed with the constant effort of Mr. S. Sankarayya's family and friends and committee members.
The Ganesh idol of this place is the tallest in the world, averaging to 60 feet. Mr.S.Sankarayya's brother Mr. S. Sudershan continuing the tradition of Ganesh Pooja in Khairatabad, Hyderabad, with the help of Mr. Sandeep Raj and his son S. Rajkumar successfully, since 62 years. Every year lakhs of devotees visit daily this 11 days event of Ganesh Utsav. On 11th day this huge Ganesh idol, with the help of large cranes will be immersed in Hussain Sagar lake, after long procession.
This year 2017, Ganesh Ustav starts on 25-August-2017 and ends on 02-September-2017.