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President Kovind Extends Holi Wishes, Hopes Festival Strengthens Spirit of Nationalism | India News

NEW DELHI: On Monday, President Ram Nath Kovind extended his wishes to all citizens of the country on the occasion of Holi and hoped festival it will strengthen the spirit of nationalism among the people.
“Greetings to all fellow citizens in Holi. The festival of colors, Holi, is a festival of social harmony that brings joy, delight and hope into people’s lives. May this festival further strengthen the spirit of nationalism that is part integral part of our cultural diversity, “President Kovind tweeted.

President Kovind is currently hospitalized at AIIMS Delhi and will undergo a referral procedure which is expected to take place on Tuesday morning. Last Friday, the president had visited the Army Research and Referral Hospital after complaining of chest discomfort. Later on Saturday afternoon, he was transferred to AIIMS.
Meanwhile, several political leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, also greeted compatriots on Holi and wished that the festival would infuse “new vigor and energy” into people’s lives.
“I wish you all a very happy Holi. This festival of joy, happiness, laughter and jubilation should infuse new vigor and new energy in everyone’s life,” tweeted Prime Minister Modi in Hindi.
Public celebrations in most states across the country have been banned amid the recent surge in Covid-19 cases.

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