New Delhi, May 1 : Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday greeted the people of the country on the auspicious occasion of Maharashtra Day.
Mr Naidu said, ''On the auspicious occasion of Maharashtra Day, greetings to the people of the region.
Maharashtra's rich, brave and spiritual traditions have remained exemplary for the country.''Taking to Twitter, Mr Modi said, ''Greetings to my sisters and brothers of Maharashtra on the state's Foundation Day. Maharashtra is a land of revolutionaries and reformers who have enriched India's progress. Praying for the continued growth of the state in the times to come. Jai Maharashtra!''
The Prime Minister also wished Gujaratis on the Gujarat Diwas and said, ''In all spheres, people from the state have made outstanding contributions. Gujaratis are known for their courage, innovation and spirit of enterprise. May Gujarat scale new heights of glory. Jai Jai Garvi Gujarat.''
Congress president Rahul Gandhi also wished the people and tweeted, ''My best wishes and greetings to the people of Maharashtra on Maharashtra Day. He also wished people on Gujarat Diwas.UNI