GUWAHATI, Aug 2 - The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, BD Mishra has extended his warm greetings to the people of the State on the joyous occasion of Raksha Bandhan, a press release stated.
In his message to the people, the Governor said that Raksha Bandhan signifies the �bond of protection� � protection of the sisters by the brothers and in wider context protection of the womenfolk by the men with brotherly feelings.
Raksha Bandhan also symbolizes affection and mutual trust and by extension it ushers in emotional integration, empathy, and cooperation amongst the people. He expressed his hope that the tradition of celebrating the sacred relationship of brother and sister will further reinforce the warm endearing amongst the siblings and will spread love, amity and peace in the society.
In national perspective, the Governor said that Raksha Bandhan fortifies the bond among all the communities and groups and helps us in our collective endeavour to work for the well-being of one another.May this festive occasion also strengthen our joint resolve to defeat COVID 19 pandemic in our State, the Governor said.