Governor Mr. Ram Naresh Yadav at Vijayadashami function
Bhopal, October 23, 2015 (Abdul Ahad Farhan): Governor Mr. Ram Naresh Yadav while addressing Vijayadashami function organised by Nagarik Kalyan Samiti at TT Nagar Dussehra ground here today said that Dussehra signifies victory of truth over untruth. Maryada Purushottam Lord Shri Ram’s character and ideals of righteousness and probity are ever relevant. Mr. Ram ensured welfare of all with disciplined character as a result of which he came to be known as Maryada Purushottam. He urged people to imbibe ideals of Lord Shri Ram. The Governor applied Tilak to characters playing roles of Lord Mr. Ram and Mr. Laxman. Home Minister Mr. Babulal Gaur, Higher Education Minister Mr. Umashankar Gupta, former CM Mr. Kailash Joshi, former Union Minister Mr. Suresh Pachouri, former MP Mr. Kailash Sarang and office-bearers of the organising committee were present on the occasion.
Extending Dussehra greetings to people, Mr. Umashankar Gupta said that the festival teaches us to shun egoism, atrocities and Ravan-like tendencies. We should play positive role in welfare of people and development of country drawing inspiration from Lord Shri Ram’s ideals. Former MP Mr. Kailash Joshi said that apart from being historic, Dussehra also provides us opportunity to resolve for moving ahead towards victory in life. The Governor felicitated litterateurs, social workers and artists with shawls and coconuts. President of Nagarik Kalyan Samiti Mr. Ashok Jain Bhabha delivered the welcome address. At the end, Lord Shri Ram burnt effigy of Ravan.