Marking the first day of the nine-day prominent Hindu ritual festival Dusshera, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter and extended his wishes to the people. He hoped for positive change.
"Many congratulations on the auspicious festival of Navratri. May jagat janani Ma Jagadamba bring happiness, peace and prosperity to all of you. Jai Mata Di!" Narendra Modi's Tweet read.
The festival season this time came during the tough times of the world finding it difficult to combat the novel Coronavirus. Violating the Covid-19 norms might result in a disaster for India.
India celebrates Navratri and Dusshera in October and Diwali in November. Following the starting of the festival season, the authorities have appealed to the public to be more cautious and follow the Covid-19 norms strictly.