Donald Trump greets Bengalis, Tamilians on their New Year
The United States President Donald Trump has extended greetings to Sri Lankans, Tamilians and Bengalis living across the globe on their New Year. The day, called Aluth Aurudu, is an important national holiday for both the cultures of the Sinhalese people and the Tamil people of Sri Lanka. However, the Bengali New Year, also called Pohela Boishakh, is the traditional new year day of the Bengali community. This year, it will be celebrated on April 15. New Year of Telugus and the rest was celebrated on March 18th this year.