ITANAGAR, Aug 14 - Arunachal Pradesh Governor PB Acharya has conveyed his good wishes to the people of the State on the occasion of Janmashtami, stated a press release issued here today.
In his message, while exhorting the people towards peace and righteous way of life, Acharya said, �On this auspicious festival celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna, let us strive to build a world free from malice and full of brotherhood and compassion. Let us concentrate on performing our duties without thinking about the rewards. Good results will definitely follow.�
Janmashtami is the celebration of the life and teachings of Lord Krishna and is celebrated across the country with traditional fervour and enthusiasm. �The festival inspires us towards a disciplined work-ethic, and imbibes us with the spirit of selfless service to the nation,� the Governor said.
IANS adds: This year Lord Krishna�s birth anniversary is being celebrated along with country�s Independence Day on August 15.