Prime Minister Modi greets the people of Gujarat, Maharashtra on the day of statehood

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi On Friday, he greeted the people of Gujarat and Maharashtra on the day of the founding of the two states, saying they have contributed to the development of the country.

He said that the people of Gujarat have made special contributions in many fields.

Gujarat has touched new peaks of achievement, he said in a tweet in Gujarati.

... said Modi, a native of Gujarat.

The prime minister said India is proud of Maharashtra's important contribution to the country's development.

I pray for the progress and prosperity of the state, he said in another tweet in Marathi.

said the prime minister.

Maharashtra and Gujarat were formed after the enactment of the Bombay Reorganization Act, 1960.