PM Modi (PC: Social Media)
NEW DELHI: Today Makar Sankranti and Pongal are being celebrated with great pomp. PM Modi has congratulated the countrymen on this festival. The Prime Minister has greeted in four languages with his Twitter handle. Along with PM Modi, many veteran neras have also given best wishes to the country.
PM Modi extends wishes on Makar Sankranti
While congratulating Makar Sankranti, PM Modi wrote on Twitter – Many congratulations to the people on Makar Sankranti. My wish is that Uttarayan Suryadev will infuse new energy and new enthusiasm in everyone’s life. Happy Makar Sankranti to all.
देशवासियों को मकर संक्रांति की बहुत-बहुत बधाई। मेरी कामना है कि उत्तरायण सूर्यदेव सभी के जीवन में नई ऊर्जा और नए उत्साह का संचार करें।
Makar Sankranti greetings to everyone.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 14, 2021
Also, congratulating Pongal, wrote- Congratulations to all, especially to my Tamil sisters and brothers. This festival showcases the best of Tamil culture. May we be blessed with good health and success. This festival also inspires us to live in harmony with nature and carry forward the feeling of compassion.
Rajnath Singh writes on Twitter:
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh has also tweeted and congratulated the countrymen on this auspicious occasion. He tweeted and wrote, ‘Heartiest greetings to all of you on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti. This festival brings happiness, prosperity and good health in your life.
समस्त देशवासियों को मकर संक्रांति, पोंगल, बिहू और भोगी की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं।
फसलों से जुड़े इन त्यौहारों के उल्लास के बीच ईश्वर से मेरी प्रार्थना है कि फसल उगाने वाले अन्नदाताओं को न्याय मिले। pic.twitter.com/x0uhvYxGCX
— Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (@priyankagandhi) January 14, 2021
The same Congress’s Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also congratulated the countrymen on Makar Sankranti, Pongal with Bihu and Bhogi, and wrote: Hearty greetings to all the countrymen on Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bihu and Bhogi. Amidst the euphoria of these festivals related to crops, my request to God is that justice should be given to the farmers who grow the crops.
Rahul Gandhi wishes Happy Pongal to Nation:
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi also tweeted on Thursday that he is coming to Madurai in Tamil Nadu to celebrate Pongal with everyone. He also wrote another saying – The harvest season is a time of joy and celebration. Happy Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bihu, Bhogi and Uttarayan! Special prayers and best wishes for our peasant-laborers who are fighting for their rights against powerful forces.
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