On the former Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh's 87th birthday on Thursday, Mr. Rahul Gandhi praised him for his selfless service, dedication and incredible contribution towards nation-building.
'I pray for his good health and happiness in the years to come,' he tweeted. The Congress party also released a short audio-visual clip on the top leader celebrating his 'achievements"'
'As we celebrate former PM Dr Manmohan Singh, we look back at some of his greatest achievements. He has served our country for several decades and continues to do so with his renowned intelligence, humility and dedication,' tweeted the Congress party.
The audio-visual clip described Dr Singh as a 'visionary economist' and tracked his life from his childhood in Punjab, where he studied 'under kerosene lamps'.