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Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to twitter for wishing the nation .
"I convey my heartfelt greetings to our fellow countrymen and women on the various festivals across the Nation. The festive spirit across India is gladdening. It celebrates the diversity of India that we cherish and are extremely proud of," tweeted Prime Minister Modi.
"Wishing everyone on the auspicious occasion of Makar Sankranti," @narendramodi.
"Greetings on Uttarayan. The sight of the skies full of colourful kites is a delight. Have a wonderful day with family and friends!," he said in another tweet.
Prime Minister Modi further conveyed greetings to the people of Tamil Nadu on the occasion of Pongal.
"Pongal greetings to friends in TN! Best wishes to our hardworking farmers for a great harvest. May it bring more prosperity in their lives," @narendramodi.
"My best wishes on Bhogi! May this special day bring happiness to all and usher in a brighter and better tomorrow, full of unprecedented joy," @narendramodi.
"On the auspicious occasion of Magh Bihu, my greetings to the people of Assam. May this festival add to the sprit of happiness and well-being," he said in a series of tweets.
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