07-03-2012 : Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi
The President of India, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil in her message on the occasion of Holi has said:-
"On the festive occasion of Holi, I convey my greetings to all my fellow citizens.
Holi is a festival of colours that heralds joy, hope and fulfilment in our lives. Like the colours of a rainbow, that are different yet together they reflect beauty, may this festival bring together all the colours of India's diversity in a rainbow of unity."
This release issued at 1220 hrs.