ITANAGAR, Aug 11 - Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig Dr BD Mishra (retd) and Chief Minister Pema Khandu today extended greetings to the people of the State on the occasion of Janmashtami.
In his message, the Governor said that Janmashtami is the day of birth of Lord Krishna, the eighth incarnation of God Vishnu. Lord Krishna was born as a pure and infinite consciousness to eliminate the evil and revive the goodness. This day marks the beginning of the end of darkness and rooting out of the evil forces dominating the earth, he said.
�May the festival of Janmashtami inspire us to inculcate best action, just action and right action,� the Governor stated in his message.
Chief Minister Pema Khandu called upon all, irrespective of religion and faith, to celebrate the festival with the true spirit of peace and harmony. �May Lord Krishna�s flute invite the melody of love into our lives,� Khandu said in his message.