Vice President Greets the Nation on Makar Sankranti and Pongal.

New Delhi
January 13, 2017

Shri M.Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India, in his message on the auspicious occasion of ‘Makar Sankranti and Pongal’ has said :-

I extend my warm greetings and best wishes to all our citizens on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti and Pongal.

Makar Sankranti symbolizes ‘Uttarayan’ or the beginning of the northward journey of the Sun. Celebrated with different names in all over the country, the festivals of Makar Sankranti and Pongal are associated with harvest season and reflect the underlying unity of our country.

May the festivals bring prosperity, peace and harmony in everyone’s life.