President Kovind, PM Modi greet Jharkhand on Statehood Day

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended their greetings to the people of Jharkhand on the occasion of 18th foundation day of the state.

“Greetings to the people of Jharkhand on Statehood Day. The state is blessed with vast natural resources and a rich culture that we are all proud of. May Jharkhand go from strength to strength in the years to come,” the President tweeted.

Prime Minister Modi in his congratulatory tweet, wished for progress in the state, “Greetings to the people of Jharkhand on their Statehood Day. With the blessings of Bhagwan Birsa Munda, may this state scale new heights of growth and glory in the coming years.”

The state government has planned a grand programme in state capital Ranchi to mark the Jharkhand statehood day.