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L K Advani turns 90: BJP veteran celebrates birthday with visually-impaired children

L K Advani served as deputy prime minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee government. He is also a seven-term MP from Gandhinagar in Gujarat.

Veteran BJP leader and former deputy prime minister L K Advani turned 90 on Wednesday. On the occasion of his birthday, Advani hosted children from a school for the blind. He was also greeted by former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at his residence in New Delhi. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

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Union Minister Rajnath Singh was among those who visited L K Advani at his residence to wish him on his birthday. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

L K Advani is the current chairman of the BJP Parliamentary Party. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

National Security Adviser Ajit Doval also wished L K Advani on his birthday. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

The former deputy prime minister is a seven-term MP from Gandhinagar in Gujarat. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished L K Advani good health and long life. "Advani Ji is a political stalwart, a leader who has distinguished himself through hardwork and dedication towards our nation. "We BJP Karyakartas are fortunate to always receive the guidance of Advani Ji. His efforts have contributed richly to the building of BJP," he tweeted.

L K Advani serves breakfast to visually-impaired children. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today greeted senior BJP leader L K Advani on his 90th birthday, wishing him a healthy and long life. "Wishing a very happy birthday to Lal Krishna Advani Ji. Health and happiness for a long life," Banerjee wrote on her Twitter handle this morning. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today extended greetings to veteran BJP leader L K Advani on his 90th birthday. In his message, the chief minister "wished Advani good health and a long political life". (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

Advani was one of the founding members of the BJP, whose "Rath Yatra" in 1990 had brought the party into national prominence for the first time. (Source: Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal)

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