SRINAGAR, AUGUST 28: Member Parliament and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President, Ms Mehbooba Mufti has greeted the people of the State on Raksha Bandhan wishing them peace and prosperity.
In her message, Ms Mehbooba has said that Raksha Bandhan reaffirms the strong bond of love and affection between brothers and sisters. The festival also underscores the high place traditionally accorded to women in our society. “The gesture shown by the brothers towards their sisters is not a mere ritual, but a powerful act that obligates everyone to ensure the safety and security of women,” she said.
Highlighting the high tradition of celebrating festivals in Jammu and Kashmir in amity and brotherhood, she stressed on nurturing this tradition and strengthening harmony and brotherhood between various sections of the society.
Ms Mehbooba wished Raksha Bhandan to be harbinger of peace, prosperity and progress in the State.