New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted President Ram Nath Kovind on his 71st birthday and hailed his concern for the poor and marginalised.
"Birthday wishes to Rashtrapati ji. May Almighty bless him with a long and healthy life devoted to the service of our nation, " Modi tweeted.
Since his tenure began, Kovind has endeared himself to the people of India through his simple and compassionate nature, Modi added. He also applauded the preisdent's concern for the poor and the marginalised.
I have always found Rashtrapati ji to be sensitive towards the aspirations of 125 crore Indians, especially the poor and marginalised.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 1, 2017
President Kovind was born on 1 October 1945, in Paraukh village in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur Dehat district.
Updated Date: Oct 01, 2017 10:43 AM