Leaders from all walks of life wish Cong President Sonia Gandhi her birthday
Leaders from all political backgrounds wished Congress President Sonia Gandhi her birthday as she turned 75 on Thursday.
She had decided not to celebrate her birthday because of the IAF helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu in which the Chief of the Defense Staff, General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 others lost the life.
Congress leaders and workers have been urged to avoid any kind of celebration.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was among the first to greet the President of Congress on his birthday. Best wishes to Smt. Sonia Gandhi Ji for her birthday. Pray for his long life and good health, ” he tweeted.
Lok Sabha President Om Birla also sent his greetings via Twitter. ” Birthday wishes to Smt. Sonia Gandhi, MP for Lok Sabha from Rae Bareli (Uttar Pradesh). I wish you a happy and healthy life, ” he said in a Hindi tweet.
Gandhi attended Lok Sabha in the morning and leaders of various parties including DMK, TMC, YSRCP, IUML, NCP, BSP, wished him his birthday.
Chief ministers of several states as well as Congress and other leaders also wished Sonia Gandhi on Twitter.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin said: ” On the birthday of Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi, I wish him good health and happiness. ” He also stated that his decision not to celebrate his birthday following the death of CDS Bipin Rawat ” shows his maturity and his commitment to the nation, which I respect Verry much. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal greeted the President of Congress on his birthday. He tweeted: ” Birthday greetings to Smt Sonia Gandhi Ji. Pray for his long and healthy life. Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray also wished Gandhi on Twitter. Warm birthday greetings to Smt. Sonia Gandhi Ji. I wish you good health and longevity, ” his office tweeted.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren wrote on Twitter: “My best wishes to Congress President Sonia Gandhi’ji on her birthday. I pray for her good health.” The chief ministers of the states led by the Congress – Ashok Gehlot from Rajasthan, Charanjit Singh Channi from Punjab and Bhupesh Baghel from Chhattisgarh – also sent their greetings.
“ I offer my best wishes and greetings to Congress President Smt Sonia Gandhi ji on the occasion of her birthday. You are a force for the party, your commitment to the welfare of the people and your sacrifices are an inspiration. May you be blessed with happiness, good health and a long life, ” Gehlot tweeted.
Channi described her as a messiah of the oppressed and supporters of morality in politics. “My best wishes to the visionary, dynamic and determined national leader, messiah of the oppressed and follower of morality in politics, Smt Sonia Gandhi Ji on her birthday,” he tweeted.
Sharing a photo of himself with Sonia Gandhi, Punjabi Congressman Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Twitter that his “strength, dedication, courage and sacrifice are an inspiration to all”. âI wish you a day as special as you are,â he said.
Former Haryana Chief Minister and top Congressman Bhupinder Singh Hooda also praised Gandhi. Happy Birthday to Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi on her birthday, ” he tweeted in Hindi.
May we continue to receive his guidance and leadership consistently. âI wish you good health, a happy life and longevity,â Hooda added.
âLeadership that workers across the country are proud of, the epitome of sacrifice, penance, congratulations and best wishes to our National President Smt. Sonia Gandhi ji on her birthday. We wish you all a healthy life. Your decision-making ability is the inspiration for all of us, ” Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel tweeted in Hindi.
Chief Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala also wished it on Twitter.
âSonia Gandhi’s identity in Indian politics has always been to withstand the test of restraint, courage, simplicity and sacrifice in all the ups and downs of life. Best wishes to Congress President Smt Sonia Gandhi ji on her birthday, âhe wrote in Hindi.
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