PM greets Manmohan Singh on his B’day

Manmohan Singh

New Delhi (NVI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on his 88th birthday today, wishing him a long and healthy life.

Taking to Twitter, PM Modi said, “Birthday greetings to Dr. Manmohan Singh Ji. I pray to Almighty that he is blessed with a long and healthy life.”

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also conveyed his greetings, saying, “Birthday wishes to former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh Ji. I pray for his long and healthy life.”

Manmohan Singh, who headed the UPA coalition government from 2004 to 2014, turned 88 today. He played a key role in ushering in economic reforms as the finance minister in the PV Narasimha Rao government during 1991-1996.

-RJV