Srinagar, Jan 4: Governor NN Vohra and Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti have greeted people of the State on the occasion of Gurupurab-the birthday anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the 10th Guru of the Sikh religion.
In a message of felicitations, the Governor observed that Guru Gobind Singh ji was a warrior and a philosopher-poet who strived for establishing a society based on equality, brotherhood, and respect for women. He said that the values underlying the teachings of the great Guru should guide our endeavours to establish a just social order.
The Governor expressed the hope that this auspicious occasion would usher the State towards peace, progress, and prosperity, strengthen the bonds of communal harmony and brotherhood and re-invigorate the valuable traditions which have been the hallmark of the glorious heritage of Jammu and Kashmir for the centuries past.
The Governor prayed for the well-being of the people of the State.
In her message, the Chief Minister said the values underlying the teachings of the great Guru should guide our endeavours to establish a just and egalitarian society. She said Jammu & Kashmir has been an abode of communal harmony and these occasions strengthen the inter community bonds which she said is need of the hour.
The Chief Minister has prayed for the well-being of the people of the State.