President calls for a pollution-free and safe Deepawali
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President calls for a pollution-free and safe Deepawali

New Delhi, Nov 06: President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday greeted the nation on the occasion of Deepawali with a note of caution on celebrating a ``pollution-free and safe’’ festival.

``Deepawali is an opportunity to foster fraternity and unity among citizens. The festival guides us from darkness towards light. On this occasion let us spread and share our happiness with those who are less fortunate than us,’’ he said in a message.

``I also urge all citizens to commit themselves to celebrating a pollution-free and safe Deepawali,’’ he added. (UNI)