Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Friday greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 71st birthday and wished him good health.
The state unit of BJP offered ‘Diya’ (traditional lamp) in Lord Lingaraj Temple here and launched the public outreach programme, “Seva aur Samarpan”, on the occasion of Modi’s birthday.
Mr.Patnaik in his twitter handle said: “Warm birthday greetings to Prime Minister Shri @narendaramodi ji. Wishing you good health and a long life.”
Odisha Governor Prof Ganeshilal in its Twitter post said: “Hon’ble Governor conveys his best wishes to Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri @narendramodi ji and wishes him best of health and long life in service of the nation, which needs his able guidance and visionary leadership for years to come.”
Odisha BJP State President Samir Mohanty launched the party’s “Seva aur samarpan” abhijan on the occasion of Modi’s birthday.
Apart from organizing a Deep Prajwalan camp at Lord Lingaraj Temple, the BJP’s Yuva Morcha also conducted a blood donation camp on the occasion.
Sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik also greeted the Prime Minister with a sand art using 2035 seashells at Puri beach in Odisha.
“Wishing Our Hon’ble Prime Minister @narendramodi ji on his birthday. May Mahaprabhu Jagannatha bless him with long and healthy life to serve mother India. I’ve created a SandArt installation used 2035 sea shells with message #HappyBirthdayModiJi at Puri beach, Odisha,” Sudarshan said in a Twitter post attaching a picture of the sand art.