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PM Modi, President Kovind extend New Year greetings

Rahul M
·2-min read

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday extended greetings to the nation on the occasion of the New Year.

(REUTERS/Adnan Abidi)
(REUTERS/Adnan Abidi)

Taking to Twitter, PM Modi said, "Wishing you a happy 2021!, May this year bring good health, joy and prosperity. May the spirit of hope and wellness prevail."

The President in a series of tweets said that challenges that arose out of the COVID-19 situation strengthen the country's determination to move forward together.

"Happy New Year everyone! New Year provides an opportunity to make a fresh beginning and resolve for individual and collective development. Challenges arising out of COVID-19 situation strengthen our determination to move forward unitedly," the official Twitter account of Rashtrapati Bhavan tweeted.

Meanwhile, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu Naidu also tweeted, "I convey my warm greetings and best wishes to all our citizens as we step into the New Year 2021."

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