The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted the people on the occasion of Malayalam New Year on August 17 and Parsi New Year.
- He said in a tweet, “As the month of Chingam commences, my greetings to everyone, especially my Malayali sisters and brothers. I pray that the coming year brings with it success, good health and prosperity for all”.
- Earlier, on August 16 the Prime Minister also greeted on Parsi New Year, Navroz.
- He said through a tweet, “Navroz Mubarak! Greetings on Parsi New Year. India cherishes the outstanding contribution of the Parsi community, which has made a mark in a wide range of fields. May the coming year bring peace and prosperity in everyone’s lives”.