President, VP, PM greets civil servants on ‘Civil Services Day’
NEW DELHI | April 21, 2020:
The President and Vice President of India have greeted civil servants, past and present and their families on Civil Services Day which is celebrated every year on April 21.
In a tweet, President Ram Nath Kovind said, Our civil services have played a key role in implementing policies and programs for public welfare.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu complimented all the civil servants for effectively and efficiently translating policies into programs. He said, their high professional standards have stood us well in times of peace as well as times of crisis like the current one. Naidu said the civil servants along with doctors and medical professionals have been leading India's fight against COVID-19 Pandemic. He said, the nation is grateful to all such warriors who have been risking their lives in the face of the infection to protect the countrymen. He expressed hope that experienced and able civil servants will assist the nation in winning the battle.