New Delhi, Oct 22:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the nation on Vijaya Dashmi.
Vijaya Dashmi, also called Dussehra, marks the culmination of 10-day long festival Navratri, in which Goddess Durga is worshipped.
It is also believed to be the day when Lord Ram defeated Ravana, and is celebrated as a festival of victory of good on evil.
He also wished BJP President Amit Shah on his birthday.
“Birthday greetings to BJP President AmitShah. His contribution to the Party is immense. I pray for his long life & good health,” the prime minister said in another tweet. (IANS)