Bhubaneswar, July 4 (LocalWire): As the devotees from all over the world congregated here to witness the glorious Rath Yatra celebrations, President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik took to social media to wish everyone on the auspicious occasion.
CM Patnaik tweeted his greetings in Odia to the people on the Lord’s annual car festival.
Similarly, PM Modi also wished the devotees across the world through his Twitter handle, ‘Best wishes to everyone on the special occasion of the Rath Yatra.’
Offering his prayers to Lord Jagannath, Modi sought the Lord’s blessings for the health, happiness, and prosperity of mankind.
President Kovind also took to his Twitter handle to wish his fellow citizens on the auspicious day and prayed for their well-being.
The nine-day celebration of the annual Jagannath Rath Yatra has begun in Puri from today.