Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 68 today. Born on September 17, 1950 in Vadnagar (Gujarat), PM Modi has been widely credited with being at the helm of the largest non-Congress government at the Centre since Independence. To mark the Prime Minister’s birthday last year, BJP celebrated the occasion as ‘Seva Diwas’ which witnessed several party leaders attending medical camps, blood donation events, and participating in cleanliness drives across the country.
BJP’s official twitter handle tweeted that Prime Minister’s well-wishers can send their birthday wishes through the NaMo app. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Karnataka BJP leader BS Yeddyurappa and Bollywood actor Anupam Kher were amongst the first public figures to wish PM Modi on his birthday.
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To wish PM Modi on his birthday, Amul tweeted a montage of its iconic cartoons that showcased the Prime Minister’s caricatures in different contexts.
PM Modi's 68th birthday: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 68 today, here are the Highlights on people wishing him on his birthday.
Yogi Adityanath tweeted about Narendra Modi's visit to a school to celebrate latter's birthday
Advising students to imbimbe the habit to participate in sports, along with studies, PM Modi interacted with children during his visit to a school.
आदरणीय प्रधानमंत्री जी ने बच्चों से विभिन्न विषयों पर बात की और उन्हें खेल की आवश्यकताओं के बारे में भी बताया। प्रधानमंत्री जी ने बच्चों से कहा कि खेल भी बहुत जरूरी है। जिंदगी में विभिन्न क्षमताओं को आत्मसात करना महत्वपूर्ण है, क्योंकि वे हमेशा काम आती हैं। pic.twitter.com/a9WKlOdN8f— Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) September 17, 2018
Smriti Irani celebrates PM Modi's birthday at a blind school in RK Puram.
Union Minister for Textiles @smritiirani interacts with Tejas, the youngest child at the blind school in RKpuram #NewDelhi during PM @narendramodi bday celebration. He charmed his way to five chocolate bars from her. @IndianExpress @FinancialXpress pic.twitter.com/E0dCZi4Q4Z— Tashi Tobgyal (@tashitobgyal) September 17, 2018
Narendra Modi in Varanasi
Never feel afraid to ask questions, it's a key aspect of learning: PM advises students at a school in Varanasi on his 68th birthday, as reported by PTI.
TN BJP gifts gold ring to baby born on PM Modi’s birthday
As part of its celebrations to mark Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 68th birthday, the Tamil Nadu unit of BJP gifted a gold ring to a baby born at a primary health centre on Monday. Read more
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Bengal BJP celebrates Modi's birthday with cleanliness drive
"We have celebrated Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday through cleanliness drive in various parts of the state and the city. The party workers have organized 'Swachhta Campaign" and cleaned various streets," BJP national secretary Rahul Sinha said to PTI.
568 kilo ladoo unveiled on PM's birthday
New Delhi: A 568 kg Ladoo on display during an event to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday, in New Delhi, Monday, September 17, 2018. (PTI Photo)
Celebrations in Patna
Special health camps were organized to further PM Modi’s vision of Swastha Bharat: Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb
Tripura government also organized 24 health camps across all 8 districts of the state. “We want to ensure that none is ill in Tripura. We want to develop a healthy and developed Tripura. Special health camps were organized to further PM Modi’s vision of Swastha Bharat”, Deb said.
BJP Pradesh Mahila Morcha handed over a cheque of Rs 51,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund for welfare activities on the PM’s birthday.
Tripura BJP observes PM Modi birthday as 'Sewa Divas'
Tripura BJP observed the birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as ‘Sewa Divas’ with ‘swacchta’ and health camps.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb joined cleanliness drive in Agartala city and said his party wants to observe the PM’s birthday with ‘Swacchta’ since “cleanliness in life and clean governance” is the mantra of Modi government.
“Transparent policy and clean India are the mantra of Modi government. We are engaged in following them in Tripura”, the CM said.
Celebrations in Varanasi
Anupam Kher wishes 'sleepless nights' to PM Modi's critics on his birthday
Happy birthday PM @narendramodi ji. May God fulfil all your dreams, for our motherland, India. May you continue to lead our country for years with your hard work, honesty & great vision. May your critics continue to have sleepless nights. Wishing you a long & healthy life.🙏🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/jQKg5PdUZg— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) September 16, 2018
Bollywood actor Koena Mitra wishes PM Modi
Kiren Rijiju calls for 'Sewa Diwas' on PM Modi's birthday
Rahul Gandhi wishes for Prime Minister's happiness, good health
Rajyavardhan Rathore conveys his wishes to PM Modi
सम्पूर्ण समर्पण भाव के साथ उत्तम शासन के प्रणेता,मां भारती के सपूत,कर्मयोगी, अपनी ऊर्जा से युवाओं को प्रेरित करने वाले भारत के यशस्वी प्रधानमंत्री श्री @narendramodi जी को जन्मदिन की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं।— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) September 17, 2018
आपके कुशल नेतृत्व में भारत सदैव उन्नति के पथ पर अग्रसर रहे| #HappyBdayPMModi pic.twitter.com/4jhwfuZHp7
BJP Tamil Nadu wishes birthday to 'world's most powerful' leader
Happy birthday to the world's most powerful and popular leader— BJP Tamilnadu (@BJP4TamilNadu) September 17, 2018
May God give him with good health and strength to fulfil his vision of transforming India into a strong, developed and progressive Nation #HappyBDayPMModi #TamilNaduCelebratesModi pic.twitter.com/2V6YT4UJzM
Arun Jaitley wishes good health, long life to PM Modi
Warm birthday compliments to the dynamic & illustrious Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi ji. I wish him good health and a long life. May he continue to render for many more years his exceptional services to the nation and guide the country to its glory. @narendramodi— Arun Jaitley (@arunjaitley) September 17, 2018