President, Vice President and Prime Minister have greeted people of Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura on their Statehood Day. In a tweet, President Ram Nath Kovind extended best wishes to all the residents of the states for a bright and prosperous future.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said, endowed with pristine and breathtaking scenic places, virgin forests, rivers, rich and diverse cultures, the people of the three States have enriched India and contributed immensely towards national development. He hoped that with unique festivals, arts, crafts, hardworking trait of the people and their benevolent attitude towards nature, the three States will witness rapid development in the coming years.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, Manipur is known for its vibrant culture and people from Manipur have made a mark in various fields. He hoped that the state will keep progressing in the years ahead.
Mr Modi said, the people of Meghalaya are known for their kind and compassionate nature and from sports, music to the conservation of nature, there is much to learn from them. He prayed for Meghalaya’s development in the coming years.
The Prime Minister said, India is proud of Tripura’s exemplary traditions and contribution to national development. He said, people of Tripura are known for their industrious