NEW DELHI: President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday Greeted the country on the eve of Dussehra, asking native to take after the way of good and moral integrity.
“On the joyous occasion of Dussehra, I extend greetings and best wishes to my fellow countrymen in India and abroad,” said Mukherjee in a statement.
“May this festival inspire us to emulate the righteousness of the Maryada Purushottam (Ram), the loyalty of his brothers Bharath and Lakshmana, the virtues of Sita and the valour as well as humility of Hanuman,” he said.
“Give every one of us a chance to take steps to take after the way of good and moral integrity which has guided us for quite a long time,” he included.
“May the celebrations bind the communities and regions of India in a true sense of brotherhood and motivate us to make renewed efforts for the unity and progress of our country,” the statement said.