New Delhi, August 21
President Ram Nath Kovind greeted residents on the eve of Ganesh Chaturthi on Friday and prayed that Lord Ganesha blesses all to beat the COVID-19 pandemic, based on an announcement issued by the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
The pageant of Ganesh Chaturthi, celebrated because the birthday of Lord Ganesha, is an expression of individuals’s enthusiasm, pleasure and forbearance in taking each part of society alongside on this event, he stated.
“At present, we are facing the challenges posed by COVID-19 pandemic. I hope and pray that Lord Ganesha bless us all to overcome this pandemic at the earliest possible and we all live a happy and healthy life,” the President stated.
On this pageant, “let us pledge to strengthen the mutual harmony, fraternity and unity among all citizens of the country”, he stated.
Kovind prolonged his finest needs and heartiest congratulations to all fellow residents residing in India and overseas on the auspicious event of Ganesh Chaturthi, the assertion stated. PTI