Lets forget our differences on Eid, says President Pranab Mukherjee….reports Asian Lite News
President Pranab Mukherjee greeted citizens on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr on Saturday and said “on this day let us forgive and forget our differences”. “On the joyous occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, I convey warm greetings and good wishes to my fellow citizens, particularly to all Muslim brothers and sisters,” he said in his message.
“May this auspicious day reinforce in each one of us the spirit of generosity and compassion. Let us on this day forgive and forget our differences,” he added.
“May Eid-ul-Fitr unite people of all faiths in harmony, solidarity and brotherhood and re-affirm our pride in the composite culture of our great nation,” the president said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Eid epitomises brotherhood in society.
Modi said: “Greetings on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. Marking the culmination of the holy month of Ramzan, the festival epitomises values of brotherhood and harmony in society.”
The prime minister added: “May this festival strengthen bonds of unity and peace in our nation, and may everyone be blessed with prosperity and good health.”