Bhubaneswar: Today, on International Day of Families, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik expressed his gratitude for being a part of 4.5 crore loving family of the State.
Considering Odisha and its people as his family, the Chief Minister took to his Twitter handle and said that strong values, love, and respect are the heart of any society and eventually, these qualities are the fabric to a happy and peaceful world.
Close knit families with strong values, love and respect are heart of any society and provide strong fabric to happy and peaceful world. On the #DayOfFamilies, I am thankful to be part of 4.5 crore loving family of #Odisha. pic.twitter.com/x3MQakWMnj
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) May 15, 2019
The International Day of Families is observed on the 15th of May every year. The Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993.
The annual observance of the International Day of Families reflects the importance the international community attached to families and their role in development.