Friday, November 15, 2019
News

President, Vice President, PM extend Holi greetings

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

New Delhi | Thursday, 2019 12:15:54 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday greeted the nation on the occasion of Holi.

"Greetings and best wishes to fellow citizens in India and abroad on the auspicious occasion of Holi," tweeted Kovind, who had also released a statement on Wednesday.

"The festival of colours, Holi is a celebration of spring and fraternity in our society. May it bring peace, joy and prosperity to everyone's lives," Kovind said.

Naidu tweeted that Holi was a celebration of the victory of good over evil and a festival that expresses joy, camaraderie and conviviality.

Modi also extended greetings to the nation on the occasion of Holi and said that the festival of joy and gaiety would strengthen the colour of unity and goodwill.

Extending wishes, Rahul Gandhi said: "Wishing you and your family a very Happy Holi. I pray to God that this festival brings colours to your life."

--IANS akk/mr

( 173 Words)

2019-03-21-11:36:05 (IANS)

 
  LATEST COMMENTS (0)
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Maha govt: First tripartite meet of Cong...
Toxin responsible for death of birds aro...
Process has begun for govt formation, no...
UP: STF nabs wanted life convict who esc...
Gold worth Rs 1.33 crores seized from ai...
Parliamentary Standing Committee meeting...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Trump asks SC to block NY subpoena ... 
Trump admin proposes 83% hike in co... 
Indian women beat West Indies by 7 ... 
Lightning kills 20 in Pakistan... 
PML-N approaches court over conditi... 
Pak leads in number of censorship r... 
Badshah collaborates with J Balvin,... 
Israel concludes international aeri...