- LK Advani turns 94
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Advani
- He thanked his contribution to the country and to the party.
The leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), LK Advani, turned 94 today. On this occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to his residence in Delhi and congratulated him on his birthday. PM Modi congratulated Advani by giving him a bouquet and then discussed the table.
During this, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, BJP National President JP Nadda, Interior Minister Amit Shah and Defense Minister Rajnath Singh were also present. Advani cut the cake together here too.
Delhi: The birthday of veteran BJP leader LK Advani is celebrated at his residence today.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Interior Minister Amit Shah, and BJP National President JP Nadda are also present. pic.twitter.com/Rw9B1FS1yO
– ANI (@ANI) November 8, 2021
At the same time, Prime Minister Modi also congratulated Advani by tweeting. He wrote: “Happy birthday to the respected Advani ji. I pray for her long and healthy life. The nation is indebted to him for his many efforts to empower people and enhance our cultural pride.
Birthday wishes to the respected Advani Ji. Praying for her long and healthy life. The nation remains indebted to him for his many efforts to empower people and enhance our cultural pride. He is also highly respected for his academic pursuits and rich intellect.
– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 8, 2021
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh described Advani as an inspiration and a guide. He said Advani is among the most respected leaders whose scholarship, foresight and intelligence are accepted by all.
BJP National Chairman JP Nadda praised veteran leader LK Advani for bringing the party to the masses and playing an important role in the development of the country. Wishing him a long and healthy life, Nadda said Advani has been an inspiration to millions of party workers.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal also tweeted to Advani, “Happy birthday to Shri LK Advani ji. I pray for her long and healthy life.
Birthday greetings to Shri LK Advani Ji. Praying for her long and healthy life.
– Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) November 8, 2021
We tell you, LK Advani, born on November 8, 1927 in Karachi (Pakistan), was Deputy Prime Minister of the country from 2002 to 2004. Advani is the co-founder and senior leader of BJP. He served as Minister of the Interior in the government of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by the BJP from 1998 to 2004. He was the leader of the opposition in the 10th Lok Sabha and the 14th Lok Sabha. He was also a candidate for prime minister of the NDA in the 2009 general election.
In 2015, he received the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian honor. He was National President of BJP from 1986 to 1991 from 1993 to 1998 and again from 2004 to 2005.