Holi is being celebrated across the country today. The festival of colours signifies the victory of good over evil and the arrival of spring. In Uttar Pradesh, celebrations at Mathura, the birthplace of Lord Krishna, started in temples early this morning. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have greeted the people on the occasion.
In his message, President Kovind said, the festival is a celebration of spring and sense of fraternity and mutual goodwill. He expressed hope that the confluence of colours will bring positive energy to all. Vice President Naidu said, it is a festival that expresses joy, camaraderie and conviviality. In a tweet, Mr Modi expressed hope that the festival of joy will deepen the colour of unity and harmony.