New Delhi, September 26
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh turned 88 on Saturday. Leaders across the political spectrum sent him greetings. Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished his predecessor a long and healthy life. He was joined by several union ministers in extending wishes to the former PM.
Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh and his counterparts Ashok Gehlot in Rajasthan, Bhupesh Baghel in Chhattisgarh, Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal and Uddhav Thackeray in Maharashtra sent wishes, as did DMK chief MK Stalin.
Former minister P Chidambaram said: “He deserves to be awarded with Bharat Ratna.” — TNS