Dimapur, October 23: Governor of Nagaland R N Ravi has extended warm greetings to the people of Nagaland on the occasion of Dussehra and Durga Puja.
In a message, the Governor said Durga Puja celebrates the mother goddess and her victory over the demon Mahishasura. This festival is a celebration of victory of truth over falsehood, triumph of the righteous and defeat of the evil.
The Governor stressed on the need for the safety of our people that this year everyone celebrates Durga Puja festival observing all the COVID-19 protocols.
He also wished that this auspicious festival inspire everyone to follow the path of virtue and guide us towards oneness, peace and happiness.
MLA & Advisor, Power, Tovihoto Ayemi has extended Duja Puja greetings to the Hindu community of Dimapur and wished that goddess of prosperity, happiness and righteousness descend to bless all.
During this festive time, he called upon the Hindu community to also draw inspiration from goddess Durga’s triumph over the demon; and strive towards making the land free from the evils of Corona virus by using most powerful shields of wearing mask, washing hands and maintaining social distancing besides following all other protocols and precautionary measures.
(Page News Service)