Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday morning wished Congress president Rahul Gandhi good health and a long life on his birthday.
“Best wishes to Shri @RahulGandhi on his birthday. May he be blessed with good health and a long life,” he said in a tweet.The two leaders were involved in a war of words in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls, in which the BJP-led NDA returned to power with a massive majority.
Gandhi was also greeted by messages from well-wishers, party workers and supporters on social media resulting in #IAmRahulGandhi and #HappyBirthdayRahulGandhi becoming trending topics.
The Congress led the way by posting a short video on Twitter looking back at "five moments when he inspired Indians everywhere".