Kiren Rijiju extends Holi's greetings, celebrates in a 'controlled' way amid concerns for the coronavirus
NEW DELHI: Minister of Sports of the Union Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday he extended his greetings to the nation on the occasion of Holi and celebrated the festival in a very controlled way, amid growing concerns about coronavirus .
Happy Holi to all the dear countrymen. May this festival of colors brings endless happiness, prosperity and happiness in your life, Rijiju tweeted in Hindi.
सभी प्यारे देशवासियों को होली की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं। रंगों का यह महापर्व आपके जीवन में अनंत सुख, समृद्धि व खुशियां… https://t.co/V0xWuYl8zq - Kiren Rijiju (@KirenRijiju) 1583808658000
In another tweet, Rijiju posted a video where he can be seen celebrating the festival with the minister of minority affairs of the Union. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi .
Rijiju captioned the video as: Very private and controlled happy Holi celebration with my senior Minister colleague @naqvimukhtar ji.
Very private and controlled happy Holi celebration with my senior Minister colleague @naqvimukhtar ji 🎉 https://t.co/73BBJWUJFk - Kiren Rijiju (@KirenRijiju) 1583816314000
Early in the day, prime minister Narendra Modi He took his Twitter account to wish the countrymen.
Many congratulations to all of you on Holi, a festival of color and joy. May this festival bring happiness in the lives of all the countrymen, Prime Minister Modi tweeted in Hindi.
रंग, उमंग और आनंद के त्योहार होली की आप सभी को बहुत-बहुत बधाई। यह पर्व सभी देशवासियों के जीवन में खुशियों लेकर आए। https://t.co/xfrfdNaduX - Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1583804777000
Last week, Prime Minister had announced, after recommendations from experts that he would not participate in any Holi events amidst coronavirus crisis.