New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu, Union Ministers Rajnath Singh and Amit Shah, and BJP national president Jagat Prakash Nadda on Monday greeted veteran BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani on his 94th birthday.
All the above leaders, who form the top brass of the saffron party, called on Advani at his residence here and conveyed their warm wishes.
The senior BJP leader cut a cake in their presence.
Earlier in a tweet, the PM posted, “Birthday greetings to respected Advani Ji. Praying for his long and healthy life. The nation remains indebted to him for his numerous efforts towards empowering people and enhancing our cultural pride.” Modi said Advani is also widely respected for his scholarly pursuits and rich intellect.
Shah and Singh also took to the micro-blogging site to extend their warm wishes and prayed for a long and healthy life. Advani had served as the Deputy Prime Minister from 2002 to 2004 under the Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led government.