Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday extended warm birthday greetings to former Deputy Prime Minister and BJP patriarch L K Advani on his 90th birthday, noting his contribution to party building.
''Birthday greetings to respected Advani Ji. I pray that he is blessed with good health and a long life,'' the PM tweeted. In a series of tweets on the micro blogging site Twitter, Modi wrote: ''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.''
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi also greeted senior BJP leader L K Advani on his birthday'Happy Birthday, Advani ji. Have a lovely day,' Gandhi said in a tweet.