Dimapur, March 28: Governor RN Ravi and Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio have extended Holi greetings to all who are celebrating in Nagaland.
“Holi festival, with its vibrant colours, accentuates positivity and the triumph of good over evil. Let us keep in mind the fundamental purpose of the Holi festival which is to unite the people together, forgetting all differences, and to have love and respect for one another. I urge everyone to responsibly celebrate observing COVID-19 protocols,” Ravi said in a message issued on Sunday.
In a separate message, Rio hoped that the festival would bring joy and goodwill among all sections of people “and that we would be always victorious over evil”. He also urged everyone to follow COVID-19 appropriate behaviour and prescribed guidelines and SOPs.
NPP: The Nagaland unit of National People’s Party (NPP) also extended greetings and wished for a safe and happy celebration. “May your lives also be filled with colours of prosperity and boundless success,” it stated. (Page News Service)