Pongal, Bihu, Makar Sankranti 2016: The Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi has expressed and conveyed his wishes on the occasion of harvest festival to the people of the nation on Uttarayan. (share: Makar Sankranti wishes.)
PM Modi tweeted the following on the micro-blogging websites Twitter.
“As we celebrate various festivals across India, my greetings to our citizens. May these festivals bring joy and prosperity in our lives. To all friends in Gujarat, best wishes on Uttarayan. Best wishes to the people of Assam on Magh Bihu.
During a speech, he shifted from Hindi to Tamil and Telugu to wish on the event of Makar Sankranti and Pongal festival. Bhogi is said to be the first day of the Thai Pongal festival. (share: Pongal messages.)
So, he expressed his well wishes and greetings [images] to all the Indian citizens including who are living abroad.
He said, “May this day bring happiness in everyone’s lives. My heartiest Pongal greetings to people of Tamil Nadu.”
Further, he added, “On Makar Sakranti, I extend my heartfelt greetings to people across the nation.