President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have greeted the people on the occasion of Rath Yatra.
“Hearty congratulations and best wishes to all the countrymen on the auspicious occasion of Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath,” the President said on Twitter.
PM Modi has also shared a video of his views on the importance of Yatra in Indian culture, from recent Mann Ki Baat.
The Prime Minister tweeted; “Greetings on the special day of Rath Yatra. We pray to Lord Jagannath for his constant blessings. May we all be blessed with good health and happiness. Sharing what I had spoken about the Rath Yatra and the importance of a Yatra in our culture during the recent #MannKiBaat.”