IEP Chandigarh, November 1
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal on Tuesday paid floral tributes to the statues of Late. Smt. Sushila Devi, wife of Governor Orissa, Prof. Ganeshi Lal, and in the memory of Late Smt. Lalita Devi, wife of philanthropist and businessman, Sh. Brij Mohan Singla, in an organised programme held at the Royal Haveli in Sirsa.
Earlier, Governor of Orissa, Prof Ganeshi Lal and the Chief Minister paid floral tributes to the statue of Lord Jagannath installed at the main gate of the Royal Haveli.
Governor of Orissa, Prof. Ganeshi Lal said that by helping and serving the needy, not only do we get virtue, but we also get spiritual happiness. Late Sushila Devi was always ready for the welfare of the needy. Many works of social service are being carried out by ‘Hare Ka Sahara Trust’. In the memory of Smt. Sushila Devi and Smt. Lalita Devi, the trust will distribute sewing machines to needy women, uniforms to school children and sports kits to sportspersons.
On this occasion, Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal said that he has an old association with Prof. Ganeshi Lal. While remembering Late. Smt. Sushila Devi, Chief Minister stated that she was an extremely kind person who was constantly eager to help everyone. Her compassion and affection will always stay in our heart. The body is mortal, but the thoughts of a person remain immortal even after the body is gone. A person’s memories last a lifetime because of their ideas and actions. He said that whatever social service work is being carried out in the memory of Late Smt. Sushila Devi, will benefit people at large.
The Chief Minister extended the best on the occasion of Haryana Day. By being created as a separate state, Haryana has defined the parameters of advancement in various domains. All of this is the outcome of the people of Haryana’s efforts and commitment.
Praised the song sung by Governor Prof. Ganeshi Lal on Utkal Divas of Orissa
Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal said that Prof. Ganeshi Lal is a man of high values and fine wisdom. He added that the song sung by him in Odia language on Utkal Divas of Orissa was fabulous and melodious. Many Odia people throughout the world enjoy this song. All of this indicates how much they value the people of orissa.
Haryana Power Minister, Sh. Ranjit Singh, MP, Smt. Sunita Duggal were also present on the occasion.