Assam Governor, CM Sonowal extends Durga Puja wishes
Published on October 23, 2020 | News Source: Pallavi Kumar
Guwahati, Oct 23: Assam Governor Prof.Jagdish Mukhi and Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal have conveyed their Durga Puja wishes to the people of Assam.
However, both have urged the people of the state to follow all the safety guidelines and COVID 19 protocols set by the government during the Durga Puja festival.
Taking to Twitter Mukhi wrote, ‘Wish you all a very happy and joyous Durga Puja Folded hands. May Maa Durga, the deity of Shakti, guide all in the path of righteousness and bless all with peace, joy and prosperity. I hope that the festivity strengthens the spirit of unity to fight against all evils’.
In a separate message Sonowal wrote, ‘Heartiest #DurgaPuja greetings to everyone. May Maa Durga’s blessings keep us healthy, safe and bring positivity, joy & prosperity to all’.
This year, many puja committees in the state including those in Guwahati have kept the puja celebration a low-key affair due to COVID 19 pandemic. The committees will restrict the celebration with religious rituals only.