Prez greets citizens on Janmashtami
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday greeted citizens on Janmashtami and hoped people would follow the path of "virtue and righteousness in thought, word and deed".
"On the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami, I extend heartiest greetings and best wishes to all my fellow citizens", he said.
"Let us, on this sacred day, recall the teachings of Lord Krishna which have for centuries been an inspiration to us to follow the path of virtue and righteousness in thought, word and deed.
"May Lord Krishna`s noble message of `Nishkama Karma` or duty without thought of reward motivate all of us to work in unity and with selfless dedication for peace, prosperity and progress in our country," the President said in his message.
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