LG pays tributes to Gandhi, Shastri
SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has extended greetings and good wishes to the people of Jammu and Kashmir on the eve of Gandhi Jayanti.
In his message, the Lt Governor observed that Gandhi Jayanti reminds us to rededicate ourselves towards promoting amity, peace, selfless service, social equity, and social justice. It also calls upon us to actively contribute to the progress of the nation.
“I believe that this occasion will inspire us all to follow Gandhiji’s path of truth and non-violence,” he said, urging people to work diligently for the welfare and upliftment of the under-privileged and to live life based on secular traditions, as envisioned by Gandhiji.
The Lt Governor also remembered Lal Bahadur Shastri, former Prime Minister of India on his Birth Anniversary.
Paying rich tribute to the former Prime Minister, the Lt Governor recalled his vision for a progressive India.
“Humble yet steadfast in his resolve, honest to the core, and a symbol of honesty and humility, his legacy will continue to inspire the generations to come”, he said.
He said that people of India will always remain indebted to him for changing the lives of millions through the Green Revolution and the White Revolution, mobilizing the entire nation with the slogan of Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan, and leading India towards self-sustenance & self-reliance.