Dr Farooq, Omar Abdullah greet people on MelaKheerBhawani
Post by on Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Srinagar, June 07: National Conference (NC)president, Member of Parliament from Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Abdullah and vice-presidentOmar Abdullah have greeted people on the occasion of annual MelaKheerBhawani.
In a statement, party president while expressing his warm greetings said, “Festival presents a perfect example of the Hindu Muslim brotherhood in Kashmir. It is a perfect example of religious harmony that has been a mainstay of our thousands of years old culture. On this day I greet the people especially the Kashmiri Pandit community. It is the perfect example of our vivid and shared cultural ethos.” he said.
The vice-presidentin his message said, “Kashmiri Pandits are a part of our pluralistic culture. The distinctive pluralistic culture of Kashmir is incomplete without our Kashmiri Pandit brethren. Festive occasions like MelaKheerBhawani invigorate and further the cause of brotherhood and amity in the valley. I take this opportunity to greet the people on this occasion. I hope that the day acts as the harbinger of peace and prosperity in the state.”
Meanwhile,party’s Members of Parliament, party functionaries, and district presidents have also extended warm greetings to the people on MelaKheerBhawanipraying that the festival acts as a harbinger of happiness and development in Jammu and Kashmir.
Kashmiryat incomplete without Kashmiri Pandits: PDF chairman
Chairman People's Democratic Front (PDF) and former minister Hakeem Muhammad YaseenTuesday greeted people especially Kashmiri Pandits on the auspicious occasion of MelaKheerBhawani.
Hakeem Yaseen while extending warm greetings said that the auspicious religious festival represents the glorious and centuries old ethos of Hindu Muslim brotherhood and religious harmony in Jammu and Kashmir.
"Communal harmony and brotherhood is the hallmark of rich traditions of the ethos and composite culture of Kashmir perfectly presented by the annual festival of MelaKheerBhawani," Hakeem Yaseen maintained while urging for safeguarding and preserving this pious relationship from the evil eye of vested interests.
He said Kashmiri Pandits are a part of our pluralistic culture adding that the distinctive pluralistic culture of Kashmir was incomplete without Kashmiri Pandit brethren.