New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted Congress President Sonia Gandhi on her 69th birthday, wishing her a long life and good health.
“On her birthday, greetings to Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi. May almighty bless her with long life & good health,” Modi tweeted.
Modi’s greetings came even as the Congress party and the government were locked in a bitter fight with the opposition alleging “political vendetta” after Sonia and her son Rahul were summoned by a court in the National Herald case.
President Pranab Mukherjee also wished Congress President Sonia Gandhi on her 69th birthday and praised her for her “immense service” and “stellar contributions” to all aspects of public life.
In his message, the President expressed hope that that she continues her “dedicated” service to the nation for many more years.
“I extend warm greetings and good wishes to you on your birthday. During your long span of public life, you have rendered immense service to the country. You have made stellar contributions to all aspects of public life.