Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu greeted President Ram Nath Kovind on his 75th birthday on Thursday.
“I convey my heartiest greetings to the Hon’ble President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind ji on his birthday today. He is known for his simplicity, warmth, vision, exemplary leadership and concern for the poor,” the Vice President Secretariat said in a tweet, quoting him.
“May he be blessed with good health and a long life,” the Vice President said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi too greeted the President.
“Birthday wishes to Rashtrapati Ji. His rich insights and wise understanding of policy matters are great assets for our nation. He is extremely compassionate towards serving the vulnerable. I pray for his good health and long life,” PM Modi said in a tweet.
President Kovind was born on this day in 1945 at Paraunkh village in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. He was sworn-in as the President of India on July 25, 2017.