PM Modi greets people on 6th Telangana State Formation Day; Extends wishes to people of Andhra

South India

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended greetings on Telangana's Statehood Day, saying the state is making valuable contribution to the country's growth trajectory.


"Greetings to the people of Telangana on their Statehood Day. People from this state are excelling in a wide range of sectors. This state is making valuable contributions to the growth trajectory of India. I pray for the progress and prosperity of the people of Telangana", PM Modi tweeted.

PM Modi also extended best wishes to the people of Andhra Pradesh, saying their hardwork and courage are synonymous with the culture of the land. 

“Best wishes to the people of Andhra Pradesh. Hardwork and courage are synonymous with the culture of this land. The state's role in India's growth is deeply valued. Wishing the citizens of the state the very best for their future endeavours," PM Modi tweeted.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu also extended his greetings on the occassion saying that Telangana has long been a meeting place for diverse languages and culture. 

"Greetings to people of Telangana on State Formation Day. Endowed with natural resources and known for its rich history, the State has long been a meeting place for diverse languages and cultures #TelanganaFormationDay," Naidu tweeted.

"Representing India's composite culture & pluralism, the State has been making immense contribution to development of the country in different spheres. My best wishes for a prosperous, peaceful and happy Telangana! #TelanganaFormationDay," he wrote in another tweet. 

Amidst COVID-19 lockdown situation, Telangana is celebrating the 6th anniversary of its Formation Day.

Since the formation of the State in 2014, the Government has been holding the celebrations on a grand note across the state.However, this time the government has decided not to hold any gatherings in the state as the effect of COVID pandemic is high on the state.

A Government Order has been issued that the celebrations will be held with minimum gathering of people and all COVID guidelines will be adhered.

As per the report, the celebrations will be held in the district collectorate in the presence of the ministers. Educational Institutions and government offices will celebrate the Telangana formation Day by hoisting the national flag.


With inputs from Agency

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