Prime Minister Narendra Modi will celebrate his 68th birthday on September 17, in his parliamentary constituency Varanasi.
According to reports, PM Modi will spend the day with children of a primary school aided by a non-profit organisation.
Sources says, he will later pay obeisance to Lord Shiva at the Kashi Vishwanath temple and also watch a film “Chalo Jeete Hain” inspired by his life along with a few school children.
On his 68th birthday, a special cleanliness drive will also be launched and health camps will also be organised in the town.
Modi is also likely to launch several developmental projects – including the expansion of the Babatpur-Shivpur road, Ring Road phase I and a few projects at the Banaras Hindu University – during his visit to Varanasi.
Wishes have already started poured in on PM’s Modi birthday.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh took to his twitter account and wished Modi on his birthday.
“Warm greetings to Shri @narendramodi on his birthday. Under his leadership India has grown tremendously and became the 6th largest economy of the world. He is a man of vision and action who is working assiduously to fulfil the dream of New India. I wish him good health &long life,” Rajnath tweeted.
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Admi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal took to Twitter to wish Prime Minister Modi a long and healthy life on his 68th birthday
“@narendramodi A very happy birthday to Hon’ble Prime Minister. I wish him long and healthy life,” Kejriwal tweeted.
President of India, Ram Nath Kovind extended his wishes to Prime Minister Modi.
“Birthday greetings to our Prime Minister @narendramodi. Wish him a long life and many years of dedicated service to the people of the country #PresidentKovind,” President tweeted.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday. He wished him good health and a long life.
“Warm birthday compliments to the dynamic & illustrious Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi ji. I wish him good health and a long life. May he continue to render for many more years his exceptional services to the nation and guide the country to its glory. @narendramodi,” Arun Jaitley tweeted.