Madhya Pradesh Governor Mangubhai Patel and several other leaders extended birthday greetings on Friday to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“Under his leadership, the country is progressing rapidly. The work of making India a knowledge superpower is continuing at full speed through the New Education Policy,” Mr Patel was officially quoted as saying.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that Mr Modi’s robust willpower, marvellous decision-making capacity in adverse circumstances and quality of tackling problems head on; fill every citizen with self-confidence.
“The third mega vaccination campaign against the novel coronavirus is commencing in the state on this occasion,” Mr Chouhan added.
Those who wished Mr Modi included state Home Minister Narottam Mishra, other members of the state Council of Ministers, Bharatiya Janata Party state President VD Sharma and Rajya Sabha Member Digvijaya Singh.