Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah Friday could not visit the Kheer Bhawani Temple due to official engagements however, he extended greetings to the Kashmiri Pandit community on the Kheer Bhawani Festival.
“Warm greetings to the members of the Kashmiri Pandit community on the occasion of the Kheer Bhavani Mela,” Omar tweeted.
“I regret that the presence of and meetings with the 14th Finance Commission has meant, I haven’t been able to visit Tulmullah (Kheer Bhawani temple) today,” he said on the micro-blogging site.
Omar said he was looking forward to work with the new government at the Centre on return of Kashmiri Pandits to the Valley.
“I look forward to working with the new government as they unveil their plans for the honourable return of the displaced Pandit community,” Omar wrote on his Twitter account.