Raipur. Lok Sabha MP Rahul Gandhi has appreciated the Chhattisgarh government in a message for the National Tribal Dance Festival and Rajyotsav celebrations which started in Chhattisgarh today. In his message, he said that giving a platform to tribal artists will further strengthen the sense of unity in the diversity of India.
In the year 2019, Rahul Gandhi had started the National Tribal Dance Festival in Chhattisgarh. He could not attend this year’s event but expressed his best wishes in his message to the Chhattisgarh government and the participants. Former Rajya Sabha MP B. K Hariprasad read his message. Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel expressed his gratitude to Rahul Gandhi for his good wishes.
In the message, Rahul Gandhi has said that our tribal brothers and sisters have not only been at the fore in saving their heritage, but at the same time, they are also preserving our ancient knowledge. Every folk song, dance, picture, the craft of the tribals tells a different story. These stories give an insight into the fascinating world of our ancestors. Rahul Gandhi said, ‘I am happy that the Chhattisgarh government is allowing tribal culture, art and artists to keep their identity among the people.’ He has wished the National Tribal Dance Festival to be a success and that this event will further strengthen India’s sense of unity in diversity.