The Governor of Goa P S Sreedharan Pillai and Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has conveyed heartiest greetings and warm wishes to the people of Goa, on the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.
In his message, the Governor said Lord Ganesh occupies a special place in the pantheon of Gods. He has been conferred the honour of first among the Gods.
The Governor further says, Ganesh Chaturthi is thus a unique and popular festival promoting amity, special harmony and mutual understanding. The festival reaffirms our faith in the principle of unity in diversity. The celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi in Goa by all communities with so much of devotion and enthusiasm epitomizes the unity and spiritual harmony of Goan society.