Sonia Gandhi greets people on Pongal, Makar Sankranti

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday extended her greetings to the people on Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Uttarayan, Bihu and other festivals celebrated across the country.

"These traditional harvest festivals, celebrated in different parts of the country, signify a unifying renewal and provide us an occasion to acknowledge the immense contribution of our farmers to the well-being of our people," said Gandhi.

She said she hoped the festivals will usher in prosperity, happiness and joy for all.