In Mumbai, the new year celebration at Bandra Reclamation was marked by an extensive round of fireworks. While, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai was illuminated to welcome New Year.
Elaborate arrangements were made to handle traffic and crowd and to maintain law and order during New Year celebrations.
In Delhi, special traffic arrangements were made, with more focus to Connaught Place and the areas around it.
In Chhattisgarh, the Central Reserve Police Force personnel celebrated New Year 2019 in Thanod.
President Ram Nath Kovind extended New Year Greetings to all countrymen... in a Tweet.. the President said.. Wishing all of you a very happy new year. May 2019 bring joy, peace and prosperity to our families, to our country, and to our beautiful planet.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu in his tweet wished all the citizens a very happy & prosperous #NewYear2019. He said .. A new year is a new start; a time for new hopes, new dreams & new aspirations. A new year is for renewal, rejuvenation & revival. I hope that the coming year ushers in boundless joy & countless blessings to your life.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also wished everyone a joyous 2019! .. the Prime Minister in a tweet said.. May everyone be happy and healthy. I pray that all your wishes are fulfilled in 2019.