Rahul Gandhi wishes Modi on birthday, Digvijaya asks PM to ‘correct mistakes’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated his 67th birthday on Sunday. The BJP observed the day as Sewa Divas.

india Updated: Sep 17, 2017 14:17 IST
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Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday.

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi extended birthday greetings on Sunday to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who turned 67.

“Best wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modiji on his birthday. @narendramodi,” Gandhi said on Twitter.

Meanwhile, Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh also wished the Prime Minister on his birthday, saying, “My best wishes to Modi ji on his birthday. May Almighty give him wisdom to admit his mistakes and correct them.”

The BJP is celebrating the day as Sewa Divas.

Modi was born to Hiraba and Damodardas Modi in Vadnagar in Gujarat’s Mehsana district on September 17, 1950.

Modi started his day by taking blessings of his 97-year-old mother Hiraba, who lives with his younger brother Pankaj at Raisan village near state capital Gandhinagar.

The Prime Minister, who arrived in Ahmedabad on Saturday night, drove to his younger brother’s residence at Vrindavan Bungalows on the outskirts of Gandhinagar on Sunday morning and took blessings of his mother.

First Published: Sep 17, 2017 14:11 IST