New Delhi, Aug 15: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday greeted the people on Parsi New Year 'Navroz', saying it symbolises the spirit of fraternity, compassion, and respect for all.
"I convey my greetings and best wishes to the people of our country on the auspicious occasion of 'Navroz', which marks the beginning of Parsi New Year.
"Celebrated with great traditional festivity, Navroz symbolises the spirit of fraternity, compassion and respect for all. The Parsi community made vital contributions to the all-round development of our country," he said.
"Navroz is an occasion for friends and family to come together in the celebration of kinship, brotherhood and unity. I appeal to everyone to celebrate Navroz by taking utmost precautions and adhering to Covid safety norms.
"May the year ahead bring amity, prosperity and happiness in all our lives. Navroz Mubarak to one and all," he added.