Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Shri Virbhadra Singh have felicitated the people of the State on the occasion of Shivratri. They have conveyed their good wishes and blessings to the people of the State on this auspicious occasion.
The Governor said that this was one of the most important festivals celebrated in the State as Himachal was considered as ”Abode of Gods ”. He hoped that the auspicious occasion brings peace and happiness into the lives of people.
Shri Virbhadra Singh said that the people of the State had been celebrating this festival with traditional fervor and gaiety in all parts of the State since the time immemorial.
Chief Minister said that Himachal Pradesh was known as abode of Lord Shiva and Shivratri festivals celebrated at various places in the State have their own importance. He hoped that Shivratri fair would go a long way in strengthening the bonds of brotherhood.