PM Modi greets nation on Magh Bihu, Makar Sankranti and Pongal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the nation on the festivals of Makar Sankranti, Pongal and Magh Bihu. Makar Sankranti is a festival in the Hindu calendar, dedicated to the Sun deity Surya. The day also marks the start of the sun's northward journey, ushering in longer days.