Hyderabad: The Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana E S L Narasimhan today greeted the people of the two Telugu speaking states on the eve of Ugadi, the Telugu new year day.

"On this happy and auspicious occasion of Ugadi, the Telugu New Year Day, I extend my warmest greetings to the people of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and to the Telugu people across the World", the Governor in an official release from the Raj Bhavan.

"Ugadi is a festival of joy and hope and the New Year shall bring with it new cheer and a bright future. "I am confident that 'Sri Vilambi Nama Samvatsaram' will usher in peace, prosperity, harmony and happiness to all people and sections of the society," Narasimhan said.

PTI