Srinagar, Feb 13: Employees Joint Action Committee- Kashmir (EJAC-K) and CAPD employees association Kashmir President Aijaz Khanhas greeted the people of Jammu and Kashmir on the auspicious occasion of Mahashivratri, observed by Kashmiri Pandits as Herath, and expressed the hope that the festival will be celebrated in a spirit of harmony.

In a message Khan said that the auspicious occasion symbolizes great composite cultural ethos for which Jammu & Kashmir is known all over. He said such occasions strengthen bonds of amity, love and secular temperament among all sections of the society.

He said Herath has been perhaps one of the festivals across the world facilitated by majority community and observed by the minority brethren from times immemorial in true spirit of Kashmir’s composite and pluralistic ethos.