LG Sinha, CS extend Janamashtami greetings

Srinagar: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha has extended his warm greetings to the people of the Union Territory of J&K on the auspicious occasion of Shree Krishna Janamashtami.
In his message of greetings, the Lt Governor observed that Lord Krishna was an epitome of virtues like “selflessness, truth and justice” and this festival is the celebration of life and teachings of Lord Krishna enshrined in Shrimad Bhagvad Gita, which inculcates in us the spirit of selfless service and righteousness towards building a harmonious society.
The Lt Governor hoped that this auspicious occasion would further strengthen the social harmony and amity in J&K.
He urged the people to celebrate the festival in adherence to all the SOP’s and guidelines issued by the Administration.
He prayed for the peace and prosperity in the UT and extended his best wishes for the well-being of the people of J&K.
Meanwhile Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam, today extended greetings to the people on the occasion of Shri Krishna Janamashtami.
In his message on the eve of Janamashtami, Chief Secretary said that Lord Krishna’s teachings of harmony and righteousness have guided our nation towards peaceful co-existence, adding that the festival celebrates the spirit of selfless service.
He urged people to take precautions, maintain social distance and follow safety protocols during festivities and celebrations in these difficult times of COVID-19 pandemic.