Bhubaneswar, Sept 11: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik greeted people on the occasion of Nuakhai on Saturday.
Taking to his Twitter handle, Prime Minister Modi wished good health and prosperity for everyone.
In his message, Modi said, “Greetings to everyone on this auspicious occasion. On Nuakhai we laud the outstanding efforts of our industrious farmers and their role in nation-building.
I pray for everyone’s good health and well-being.”
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik too extended his best wishes. He used ‘Sambalpuri’ language to wish the people of western Odisha on the occasion of Nuakhai, the premier agrarian festival in the region.