Puducherry: Lt Governor Iqbal Singh and Chief Minister N.Rangasamy extended greetings to the people of the Union Territory of Puducherry on the occasion of the Bakrid (Id-ul-zuha) festival.
In his message, Singh said the true spirit of the festival was to follow and propagate principles of generosity, peace, compassion and harmony. He wished the people a happy and prosperous celebration.
Rangasamy said the virtue of charity and humane consideration for others was the highlight of godliness in human beings. This quality should be nurtured.
Welfare Minister P.Rajavelu, the PCC leader A V Subramanian and host of leaders of various parties greeted the people.