Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Saturday greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday, wishing him a long and healthy life in the service of the nation.
Extending greetings to Modi, Rao said “your farsighted vision, pro-citizen policies and your mission to bring about a change in the common man’s life and to develop a ‘skilled India’ have led India to a prominent position in various spheres.
“I wish you a long, happy and healthy life in your distinguished service to make India a global leader.”
Jayalalithaa said, “On the joyous occasion of your birthday, I take great pleasure in conveying my warm wishes to you for a wonderful year ahead.”
“I pray that the Almighty may grant you many more years of good health and strength to serve our nation and the people,” she said.
Born on September 17, 1950, Modi turned 66 today. He started his day by visiting his mother Hiraba and took her blessings on his 66th birthday.
He reached the residence of his brother Pankaj Modi in Raysan area of state capital in Gandhinagar, where his 97-year-old mother is staying.
The Prime Minister sought her blessings and spend around 25 minutes with her.