Governor and CM greet people on Independence day

Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan greeted the the people on the occasion of Independence Day, tomorrow. In a message, the Governor said ‘I have great pleasure to convey my heartfelt greetings to the people of Andhra Pradesh’. ‘Independence Day is a day of remembrance as well as dedication. Our freedom struggle was the culmination of the sacrifice of generations of selfless patriots, young and old, men and women cutting across the barriers of caste, religion and region from all over the country,’ the Governor said. He said ‘our constitution ensures every citizen equal opportunityto fulfill their destiny without discrimination. It enjoins upon us the obligations of citizenship to be fulfilled as well as to defend the unity and integrity of the country and to find accord on all issues through tolerance and mutual respect within our democratic framework which has stood the test of time.’

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy today greeted the people of Andhra Pradesh on the eve of 66th Independence Day. In anIndependence Day message to the people of the State, the Chief Minister said, “Today is certainly the happiest day in the life of every Indian. A day of happiness and pride for all of us. “We are proud to be the people of an independent India. We are proud of our country. We are proud of our democracy. We are proud of our cherished values and ideals. But we should also remember that it has taken the sacrifices of lakhs of Indians to bring us the freedom and for us to become a sovereign democratic Republic,” he said.