Prime News, National, New Delhi, September 17:- Wishing Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday, top Bharatiya Janata Party leaders on Thursday (September 17) said India’s stature rose on the world stage under his leadership and his life dedicated to the welfare of the nation is an inspiration for them.
In a series of tweets, BJP president J P Nadda wished Modi, saying that under his leadership India moved swiftly on the path of progress and raised its stature at the world stage. Modi’s life is dedicated to nation building and he is an inspiration for all party workers, Nadda said.
Echoing similar sentiments, Home Minister Amit Shah hailed Modi as the most popular leader of the country and said he connected deprived sections of the society with mainstream of development. Shah said Modi has dedicated his entire life for the welfare of the country and is laying down a foundation of strong and self-reliant India.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said India has benefited tremendously from his astute leadership, firm conviction and decisive action. “He has been working assiduously towards empowering the poor and marginalised. Praying for his good health and long life,” Singh said.
Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa has also greeted PM Modi on his birthday. On his twitter handle, Yediyurappa wished Modi good health and a long life to continue his service in nation building.
The ruling BJP celebrates Modi’s birthday as ‘Sewa Diwas’ and organises public welfare activities across the country for a week.
Wishes poured in from across the world for Modi who turned 70 on Thursday. (Inputs: Agencies, NGB)