President Ram Nath Kovind gave the good wishes of Chhath Puja to the people through a tweet. He wrote on Twitter, ‘Congratulations and best wishes to all the countrymen on the auspicious occasion of Chhath Puja. Come, on Chhath Puja, let us express our faith towards Lord Sun, rivers and Mother Earth. I wish that this festival brings happiness in the lives of all of us and inspires us to respect nature.
Greetings and good wishes to fellow citizens on Chhath Pooja. Let this Chhath Pooja be an occasion to express our devotion to Sun God, Mother Earth and rivers. May this festival bring happiness to everyone’s life and inspire us to respect the nature more #PresidentKovind
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) November 2, 2019
Home Minister Amit Shah, while wishing people on Chhath festival, also wrote, ‘Heartfelt greetings to all the countrymen on Chhath Puja, the great festival of sun worship and folk faith.’
Hearty congratulations to all the countrymen on ‘Chhath Puja’, the great festival of sun worship and folk faith. pic.twitter.com/ObHO1XHWZI
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) November 2, 2019
Apart from them, Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi issued a statement, wishing on Chhath Puja, the great festival of folk faith and nature worship and expressing special reverence to all the devotees, wishing that Lord Surya and Chhathi Maiya wish everyone happiness, peace, health, Will provide property and promotion.
Sun god is worshiped in Chhath Puja.
Rahul Gandhi said in a Facebook post, ‘Wishing you all a very happy Chhath, the great festival of folk faith and nature worship. May Lord Surya with his energy give new happiness to all your family. This festival also inspires us to make nature and rivers pollution free.
Priyanka Gandhi tweeted on Chhath festival, ‘Sona Satkunia Ho Dinanath…’ Wishing you all a very Happy Chhath, a festival of faith in nature and folk colours. May Chhath festival inspire all of us to spread the sweetness of Thekua in the society and save nature. Jai Chhathi Maiya.’