22-03-2012 : Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi
The President of India, Smt Pratibha Devisingh Patil in her message on the occasion of Chaitra Sukladi, Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Cheti Chand, Navreh and Sajibu Cheiraoba which shall be celebrated tomorrow has said: -
"On the auspicious occasion of Chaitra Sukladi, Ugadi, Gudi Padava, Cheti Chand, Navreh and Sajibu Cheiraoba, I send my greetings to all those celebrating these festivals in different parts of the country.
May these festivals, strengthen the bonds of unity amongst the people of different regions of the country".
This release issued at 1130 hrs.